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Pencil Teacher Gift

Details

Give your favorite teachers something sweet for the first day of school or teacher appreciation week. This easy DIY teacher gift is a great way to thank them for all of their hard work.

You'll Need

  • 1
    8.5" x 11" sheet each of yellow, gray and pink construction paper or cardstock
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • ROLO® Creamy Caramels with Chocolate Candy
  • Glue dots
  • HERSHEY'S HUGS Candies

Directions

1

Cut the yellow construction paper in half lengthwise to form two 4.25" x 11" pieces. Then cut a 1" x 11" strip of gray paper and and a 1" x 11" strip of pink paper.

2

To form the ridges of the pencil, fold five vertical creases in the yellow paper, about a quarter inch apart. Leave the excess.

3

Lay the gray and pink papers overlapping the longer length of the yellow paper. (The pink should overlap both the gray and yellow paper.) Give the pencil a practice roll to ensure the pieces line up correctly.

4

Once your papers are aligned, fasten the entire length of the seams between the pieces of paper with tape.

5

Wrap the paper pencil wrapper around a tube of ROLO® Creamy Caramels with Chocolate Candy. Trim the excess paper, then use a few glue dots to seal the tube shut, forming your finished pencil.

6

Use another glue dot to attached a HERSHEY'S HUGS Candy to form the point of your pencil.

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