Origami robin

You will need

  • 15cm square sheet of paper



  1. Fold a 15cm square piece of paper in half. Fold the two sides in to this centre crease
  2. Fold the top flap down and tuck under the side flaps. Fold the top corners down to the centre line
  3. Lift up these flaps and reverse the points of each.
  4. Fold up these points to meet the crease line.
  5. Fold the bottom point up just beyond flaps. Concertina fold it approx. 1cm nearer the tip.
  6. Fold in half. Fold the head inwards to create a beak. Gently tilt the tail upwards.



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Download origami robin activity sheet (pdf)