I hope you have some exciting plans for this three day weekend! For many, next week will be the first week of school!! To start the year off right, I came up with this fun back to school Lunch Back Backpack! Your little scribblers can use it to carry their lunch, carry their school supplies, or they can hang it in their locker to keep their supplies in a handy bag!
A Backpack Lunch Bag!
To make this craft, first click, download and print the images below. Then follow our step-by-step photo tutorial!
Backpack Activity Sheet page 1
Backpack Activity Sheet page 2
After you have printed your Activity Sheets, color in the images and cut out the pieces.
Here are the supplies you will need to make this craft:
To start making the craft, use a ruler to measure two 14″ pieces of ribbon:
Backpack Lunch Bag step 1
Tape the ribbon pieces to the back of the lunch bag to make backpack straps:
Backpack Lunch Bag step 2
Place glue below the fold-line on Backpack flap piece with buckle. Align the fold-line with the top edge of the bag so that it will fold toward the front of the backpack:
Backpack Lunch Bag step 3
Next, take the pocket piece:
Backpack Pocket Piece
On the back of this piece, glue along the two side edges and the bottom edge. BE SURE NOT TO GLUE ALONG THE TOP EDGE so that this will work as a pocket!
Backpack Lunch Bag step 4
Glue the pocket piece to the bottom of the front of the Backpack and then decorate with the Backpack “patches”:
Backpack Lunch Bag step 5
There you have it Scribblers! An easy back to school craft to kick off the school year!
Backpack Lunch Bag
Get Scribbley with this Backpack Lunch Bag- try using different colors, glitter, or draw your own patches!
Don’t forget, we’d love to see your finished crafts! You can share a picture with us via email or post a picture to the Scribble Town Facebook page!