Making a Paper Airplane and Other Paper Toys

Cover: Making a Paper Airplane and Other Paper Toys



Learn how to make cool homemade toys with these fun activities.


  • Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Dewey: 745.592
  • Graphics: Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
  • Reinforced book (9781610804738): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2013
  • Paperback (9781610806473): 32 pages, © 2013
  • PDF (9781610805605): 32 pages, © 2013
  • Hosted ebook (9781610808392): 32 pages, © 2013
  • Series: How-to Library


  • Lexile® Measure: 750
  • Guided Reading Level: O

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • Homemade Paper Toys
  • Before and After Paper
  • Basic Tools
  • Crisp Creases
  • Types of Folds
  • Stand Up With Slots
  • Indoor Snowballs
  • Zoom the Room Airplane
  • Secret Spy Message
  • Gum Wrapper Gecko
  • Tic-Tac-Toe in a Box
  • Have a Ball With a Party Pinata
  • Rethink Paper
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author


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Author: Dana Meachen Rau

Dana Meachen Rau is the author of more than 200 books for children. She has written a variety of nonfiction titles on many subjects, including books on history, science, toys, and crafts, as well as biographies. When she is not working in her home office, she is outside walking or running in her sneakers around her neighborhood in Burlington, Connecticut.


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