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Year 5 Art  


The art of paper folding is a form of Japanese art and is known as ‘Origami’. In Japanese ‘Ori’ stands for ‘folding’ and ‘gami’ stands for ‘paper’. 


Click here to find out more about origami:

Examples of origami

Your task


You will need:

  • Paper
  • A ruler
  • Scissors
  • Pencil


  • See instructions of how to make a 1)cat, (2) rabbit, (3) boat, (4) frog hopper or (5) crane.

       1 is the easiest and 5 is the hardest to make.

  • There’s either a video or a weblink to a set of picture instructions for you to follow for each one.
  • Enjoy folding paper in lots of creative ways! We can’t wait to see what you’ve made. Why not take a photo of your work and upload it on eprasie.​​​​​​​







1. The Cat.

Learn how to make an origami paper cat face step by step online. [ Origami is the traditional Japanese art of paper folding ] Things required to make a paper...

2. The Rabbit face

3. How to Make a Paper Boat, origami


4. An origami frog hopper


5. The Crane