# Magic Boat

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Materials Required: 1 Origami Paper

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## Step 1:

Fold the paper in half (along the dotted line) and then unfold it.

## Step 2:

Fold the upper and lower halves into halves to form a rectangle and then unfold it.

## Step 3:

Rotate 90 Degrees clockwise.

## Step 4:

Fold the paper in half and then unfold it.

## Step 5:

Fold the upper and lower halves(along the dotted lines) into halves to form a rectangle and then unfold it.

There should be creases that form 16 squares.

## Step 6:

Fold the paper diagonally and unfold it.

## Step 7:

Fold the paper along the other diagonal.

## Step 8:

Unfold it and keep the coloured part topside(Facing you) and rotate so that it is in diamond shape.(♦)

## Step 9:

Fold all the corners inside till the tip of the corner reaches the center. You should get a square.

## Step 10:

Unfold and Flip the paper upside-down so that the non-coloured part is topside(Facing Up).

## Step 11:

Fold the upper and lower halves(along the dotted line) into halves to form a rectangle.

## Step 12:

Rotate the paper 90 Degrees Clockwise.

## Step 13:

Take the upper two corners (marked with yellow pins) and fold them along the diagonals(marked with dotted lines).

## Step 14:

Push down the top part(marked with yellow pin) towards the center of the paper to form a roof-top type shape.

## Step 15:

Rotate the paper 180 Degrees Clockwise and repeat step 14.

## Step 16:

Rotate 90 Degrees clockwise.

## Step 17:

Take the top 2 points and fold them along the diagonal crease(marked with dotted line) to form a rooftop shape.

## Step 18:

Flip the paper upside down so that the rooftop becomes the base.

## Step 19:

Fold the top right corner(red pin) along the diagonal crease(dotted line). The red pin should trace over the yellow pin.