This post originally appeared on the Kirkwood Public Library’s Facebook Page on July 22, 2020

The Kirkwood Public Library is excited to share a daily activity for you and your family to try out at home! Learn how to make your own paper fortune  teller  by  reading  on!Fortune Teller Graphic

fortune teller instructions

Kirkwood Public Library’s Kids Activity of the Day: Make a fortune teller.

Step 1. Cut out Fortune Teller

Step 2. Fold diagonally to form a triangle.

Step 3. Fold again diagonally to form a smaller triangle.

Step 4. Unfold the paper and flip to back side.

Step 5. Fold each corner to the center.

Step 6. Flip over to show the message side.

Step 7. Fold the new corners to the center.

Step 8. Fold the square in half to form a rectangle.

Step 9. Colors should appear on the outside.

Done!  Put thumbs and forefingers under each flap and bring fingers together toward middle. 

Kathy Miller is a Youth Services Librarian for the Kirkwood Public Library. She has been with the Library since 2009.  She enjoys reading, cooking and doing arts and crafts with kids.