Funstuf

By Jane K. Priewe


Paper-Bag Wigs

You will need: paper bag with flat bottom, scissors, and pencil.

Paper-Bag Wigs

Cut square section from wide, unseamed side of bag (see illustration).

Paper-Bag Wigs

Now make wig into whatever style pleases you. For bangs, cut 1/2″-wide (1.25 cm) fringes across top of cut-out square.

Paper-Bag Wigs

Cut deeper fringes around bag’s open bottom. Roll fringes around pencil and hold for a minute or two. When you unwind fringes, they’ll be curly.

Classroom Chaos

Look closely at the letter puzzle, and you’ll find all the classroom words listed. They may read forward, backward, up, down, or diagonally.

S

T

U

D

E

N

T

S

A

S

R

E

P

A

P

E

M

R

E

K

T

A

E

E

C

A

H

E

R

O

L

C

R

D

N

R

I

A

A

O

C

H

A

L

E

C

N

N

S

B

R

E

L

U

R

U

I

L

T

E

U

R

E

L

A

R

N

L

A

R

D

E

L

S

S

K

K

S

E

D

D

E

S

Q

E

B

O

K

S

S

B

T

E

A

R

K

L

A

H

C

bell

desk

paint

ruler

teacher

books

eraser

paper

seats

 

chalk

ink

pencil

students

 

Sing a Hymn

Complete the crossword puzzle by filling in the missing words to phrases from these familiar hymns.

Across

  1. 1.

    Onward, Christian _____

  2. 3.

    There is _____ all around

  3. 5.

    There is _____ in my soul today

  4. 6.

    Come, ye _____ of the Lord

  5. 7.

    Hope of _____, Zion’s army

  6. 10.

    _____ hour of prayer

  7. 11.

    Come, come, ye _____

  8. 12.

    O God, th’ Eternal _____

  9. 14.

    We love thy _____, O God

  10. 15.

    We thank thee, O God, for a _____

  11. 16.

    Israel, Israel, God is _____

Down

  1. 1.

    Dear to the heart of the _____

  2. 2.

    _____ with me, ’tis eventide

  3. 3.

    Count your _____; name them one by one

  4. 4.

    Choose the _____

  5. 8.

    The Lord is my _____; then why should I fear

  6. 9.

    Come, _____ to a prophet’s voice

  7. 11.

    The _____ of God like a fire is burning

  8. 13.

    “Come, _____ me,” the Savior said

Answers:

Across—(1) soldiers, (3) beauty, (5) sunshine, (6) children, (7) Israel, (10) Sweet, (11) Saints, (12) Father, (14) house, (15) prophet, (16) calling. Down—(1) Shepherd, (2) Abide, (3) blessings, (4) right, (8) light, (9) listen, (11) Spirit, (13) follow.

No Parking

Can you complete these well-known signs by choosing the correct word/words from the second column?

1. BEWARE

a. PAINT

2. FOR

b. OUT

3. ONE

c. FEED THE BEARS

4. BUS

d. END

5. WET

e. OF THE DOG

6. DEAD

f. WAY

7. KEEP

g. SALE

8. DO NOT

h. STOP

Answers:

(1) e, (2) g, (3) f, (4) h, (5) a, (6) d, (7) b, (8) c.