Yellow Ribbon Bookmark

Lesson #3075

Decorate awareness bookmarks for any occasion.
Can use either Ellison or Sizzix Bigz Dies.

Grade Level:

Inspire year-round reading with student-created bookmarks to suit all occasions. Create bookmarks to supplement language arts lessons, reward good behavior and academic performance or celebrate holidays.

Build character with thematic bookmarks that inspire local and global awareness.

12332-LG-Ellison SureCut Die - Bookmark, Plain #2 - Large 14484-SM-Ellison SureCut Die - Ribbon - Small A11002-Sizzix Bigz Die - Bookmark, Plain A11022-Sizzix Bigz Die - Ribbons 30320-Ellison SureCut Die Set - Common Core Mega (65 Die Set) 30321-Prestige Pro Super Saver w/SureCut Common Core Mega Set

Note: This lesson can be created using either Ellison or Sizzix Bigz Dies.

Supplies Used: Cardstock, Colored Pencils or Crayons, Glue or Glue Stick, Ribbon, Scissors

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

  1. Die-cut the Plain Bookmark out cardstock or construction paper.
  2. Die-cut the Ribbon from construction paper. Adhere Ribbon to Bookmark.
  3. Cut an 8" length of ribbon and loop through the top of the Bookmark.
  4. Write an inspiring message and highlight with colored pencils or crayons (see Main Photo).

English Language Arts: Reading for Perspective

K-12: Standard 1

  • Students read a wide range of print and non-print texts to build an understanding of texts, of themselves and of the cultures of the United States and the world; to acquire new information; to respond to the needs and demands of society and the workplace; and for personal fulfillment. Among these texts are fiction and nonfiction, classic and contemporary works.

Standards for the English Language Arts, by the International Reading Association and the National Council of Teachers of English, Copyright 1996 by the International Reading Association and the National Council of Teachers of English. Reprinted with permission.

Source: NCTE/IRA Standards for the English Language Arts

Fine Arts: Visual Arts

K-4 Standard 3: Choosing and Evaluating a Range of Subject Matter, Symbols and Ideas

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

Source: National Standards for Arts Education