Intro: How to Build an Origami Frog
This is a fun project you can do with any age. In this activity you will be creating an origami frog. Be creative and bring yours to life!
Start with a rectangular sheet of paper.
Fold the top corner down to the opposite edge of the paper. Look at the picture for help.
Fold the other top corner down to the opposite edge. You will create a x shaped fold.
Where the diagonal creases meet in the middle, fold the paper backwards.
Hold the paper at the sides, bring the horizontal fold into the center lines. Let the creases do most of the work. Look at the image for clarification.
Fold the uppermost triangles up to the top point. This will create the frog’s front legs.
Fold the left side in to the center. Do the same with the right hand side.
Fold the bottom upwards so the end sits in the center of the top diamond.
Now fold the same part downwards, in half. Creating a Z like in the photo.
Your frog is finished! Add some eyes and a nose to bring him to life. Be Creative!
To make him jump, press down on his back as shown in the picture