Stuck for simple yet fun costume ideas for Book Week? Here is an idea that can be modified to suit every personality - Mr Men and Little Miss costumes! All you need is some cardboard, paint, black permanent markers, sharp knife or scissors, tape and some ribbon or string. Most Mr Men characters are just a simple shape with eyes. So once you have your shape drawn and cut out – the hard part is done. Paint and decorate accordingly. Then attach two ribbons to the back so it
Here's another really easy craft activity the whole family can get involved in creating. All you need is an empty egg carton, paint, glue and skewers or pipe cleaners for the stems. Cut the middle of the egg carton as shown in the top left image. This will be the centre of the flower. Then cut out an equal number of 'cup' parts. Paint the individual parts in your desired colours. Once dry, glue the centres (we used split pins to attach them, but this was not necessary).