Open House Bag

Lesson #10196

Create fun treat bags for school events.

Grade Level:

Design unique Bags welcoming parents to Back-To-School Night or Open House. Students may fill their Bags with school supplies or creative classroom projects.

Create decorative bags for Open House and year-round creativity.

A11026-Sizzix Bigz XL Die - Bag w/Handles #2

Supplies Used: Cardstock or Construction, Colored Tissue, Confetti, Glue, Ribbon, Scissors, Tape (Double-Sided)

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

  1. Die-cut two Bags using cardstock or construction paper. Fold on all the perforated lines.
  2. Place glue or double-sided tape along the side flap of the piece with Handles. Assemble the two pieces with Handles to create the Bag.
  3. Place glue or double-sided tape on the bottom flaps on the Bag. Adhere the rectangular piece to the bottom of the Bag.
  4. Cut a piece of cardstock and adhere to the completed Bag. Adhere embellished Apples to the Bag and fill with confetti or shredded tissue paper (see Main Photo).

Fine Arts: Visual Arts

Standard 3: Choosing and Evaluating a Range of Subject Matter, Symbols and Ideas

  • K-4 - Students select and use subject matter, symbols and ideas to communicate meaning.

Standard 5: Reflecting Upon and Assessing the Characteristics and Merits of Their Work and the Work of Others

  • K-4 - Students understand that there are various purposes for creating works of visual art.

Source: National Standards for Arts Education