Celebrate School Invitations

Lesson #10031

Use the Apple to create special invitations for any event from Back-to-School Night to Open House.

Grade Level:
1-2, 3-5, 6-8

Design unique cards welcoming parents to Back-To-School Night. Enter Back-To-School Night information in the card to invite loved ones to a most memorable event. Students may write a special message in the card for their parent, guardian or special loved one to read.

Guide students to create fun invitations with personalized messages for special events.

A10104-Sizzix Bigz Die - Apple

Supplies Used: Cardstock, Chalk, Crayons, Pen, Ribbon, Scissors

The teacher will die-cut the materials for student use prior to the lesson.

  1. Fold a piece of red cardstock or construction paper in half. Place the folded edge of the paper just inside the cutting edge on the side of the Apple and die-cut (Figure A). This will create the card.
  2. Place brown paper over the stem and leaf area of the Apple and die-cut. Cut the brown stem and adhere to the front of the Apple card (see Main Photo).
  3. Place green paper over the leaf area of the Apple and die-cut. Cut the leaf and adhere to the brown stem (see Main Photo).
  4. Write a message on a small tag cut from white paper and adhere to the top of the card.
  5. Cut a 5" length of thin green ribbon. Tie the ribbon in a bow and attach to the top of the card (see Main Photo).

  • Figure A