Origami is a paper art that originates from Japan. You fold thin, origami paper to make a certain animal or decoration. This creative style of doing art is very popular in Japan. At Tokyo airport to welcome others to their country they have an origami display at the baggage pick up.
In our class we learned how to make two animals. Squids and Sea Bears, both easy to follow instructions. We are to teach you how to make a squid.
written by Year 5 and 6 pupils
In Year 4, we were learning about Buddhism. We made some origami cranes, which you can see in the pictures!
Here is a link that we used to learn how to make Origami. It is a great website because it is animated and so it is really clear how to make it!