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Christmas is fast approaching and children are excitedly awaiting the arrival of Santa! Why not help them count down the sleeps until Christmas by making their very own snowman advent calendar? The perfect friend to help them remember how many days left before Santa comes down the chimney!
Thanks to The Mother of Two for this activity.
White A4 paper
Glitter or Sequins to decorate (optional)
Gather the materials you need and download and print the template sheet.
Cut out the circle with the numbers
Glue the numbered circle to a sheet of card to strengthen the template
Cut out the circle with the card attached
Also cut out all the parts of the snowman’s face.
Glue all parts of the face onto the circle.
Don’t forget the hat!
Colour the elements of the face to personalise the snowman.
Decorate the snowman however you like, you could even add glitter or sequins to make it look even more Christmassy!
Carefully pierce the centre of the circle and the triangle which will serve as a carrot using scissors.
Carefully pierce the split pin through the hole in the nose and face and secure it in place
Your snowy countdown is ready! Simply turn the snowman’s nose to track the days left until Christmas!