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Build a Jumbo Jet

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Build a Jumbo Jet  CIY Picture Frames

Build your own model jumbo jet! Nearly everything you need is recycled. Where will you fly?

Supplies:

Steps:

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1 What parts do jumbo jets have---wings? Tails? Propellers? Windows? Engines? Here's one way to create your own jet with a recycled tissue box. You might have other ideas.

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2 With Crayola® Scissors, trim the opening of the box so it is the same on both sides. This is the cockpit.

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3 Ask an adult to help you cut the top off of a recycled 1/2-gallon plastic milk jug. Tape it to the front of your plane for a nosepiece. Hold in place with Crayola School Glue. Dry.

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4 Cut recycled cardboard into airplane wings and a tail. Cover with aluminum foil. Glue on the foil.


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5 Tape and glue the wings to either side of your jet. Cut small cardboard triangles to support the wings. Glue in place.


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6 Decorate your jet with aluminum foil strips and Crayola Glitter Glue. Glue on recycled buttons as lights. Add details such as rudders and windows. Dry.


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7 Where will your Jumbo Jet let your imagination fly?


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