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Family Olympic Torch


Kick off your family's "Summer Reading Olympics" by making a family Olympic torch.
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Materials: Paper towel tube, Yellow and orange construction paper, Marker, Scissors, Tape

Instructions: Have each member of the family trace his or her hand on a sheet of construction paper. Cut out each hand print. Tapethe hands on the top of the paper towel tube. Have a torch relay in your home or backyard, passing the torch to each member participating in the 2008 Summer Reading Olympics.

Family Olympic Torch