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Under 7, 7 to 12
Approximate Cost: 
Under $10
Duration: 
1 to 60 minutes
Date submitted: 
10/05/2012
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Physical Challenge: 
Veggie Scarecrow
This scarecrow won't frighten away any birds, but it will make a fun, healthy snack for your child!
Materials
  • 1 grated carrot
  • 2 stalks celery
  • 1 slice American cheese
  • 1 cucumber slice
  • 2 slices ham
  • 1 red pepper
Steps
Step 1
Make Scarecrow Body
  • Lay two celery stalks across each other on a plate.
  • Roll up each slice of ham and use them for legs.
  • Cut the cheese slice into the shape of a shirt and lay it over the celery.
Step 2
Add Cucumber Head

Place a cucumber slice above the celery stalk for the head.

Step 3
Add Carrot and Red Pepper
  • Use grated carrot pieces for hands, feet, hair and mouth.
  • Cut off the stem of a red pepper and use it for the hat.
  • Add small pieces of red pepper for eyes.
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