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Shadow Drawing

You can do this outside or inside with the light of the sun. Or make shadows with a flash light.

Materials Needed:

  • Construction Paper
  • Marker, Crayon or Pencil
  • Toys or 3D Objects


  1. Put construction paper in the light
  2. Stand the toy or object on edge of paper or so the shadow falls on the paper.
  3. Trace the shadow of the toy
  4. Finish picture by coloring it in or adding details.


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