Bare Tree & Leaves Door/Bulletin Board

Lesson #12056

Decorate a classroom door with a tree that has student names on the leaves.

Grade Level:

Each leaf on the tree features a student’s name, welcoming them to their classroom.

Create a tree-mendous door décor for your class.

A11003-Sizzix Bigz Die - Butterflies #4 30815-XL-Ellison SureCut Die - Bulletin Board, Bare Tree & Leaves (3 Die Design) - XL
Construction paper, Crayons or markers, Double-sided tape, Foam adhesive, Scissors, Stickers
Construction paper, Crayons or markers, Double-sided tape, Foam adhesive, Scissors, Stickers

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

  1. Die-cut the base of the tree from brown construction paper. Die-cut as many straight trunks to make the height for the tree match the door, and attach to the door with tape (or use a stapler on a bulletin board).
  2. Die-cut the tapered trunk, and attach to the top of the straight tree trunks.
  3. Die-cut as many branches as desired, align them with the tree trunk and attach to the door.
  4. Die-cut the leaves from various colors of green paper. Add veins and shading to the leaves with crayons or markers.
  5. Handwrite or place student names on the leaves with alphabet stickers, and attach to the tree (or students can print or write their own names).
  6. Die-cut Butterflies from various colors of paper, and decorate.
  7. Attach foam to the back of the Butterflies for dimension, and attach to the tree (Close-Up Photo).

  • Close-Up Photo

National Arts-Visual Arts
NA-VA.K-4.5 Reflecting Upon and Assessing the Characteristics and Merits of Their Work and the Work of Others
Achievement Standard:

  • Students understand there are various purposes for creating works of visual art.


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