Making Newspaper Shoes

Illustration Elements

Illustration Éléments

Illustration Sub-competencies


The Teacher’s Voice

As part of our Friday Challenge, students from three different classes worked together to create shoes made from newspaper. They had approximately 1 hour to make the shoes. The groups were chosen randomly and were made up of students from different classes.


Activity Photos

Teacher Reflection

Some groups were able to complete a pair of shoes. Other groups that had more trouble collaborating struggled to get one shoe done. It was difficult for some students to allow others to offer ideas and opinions.


In familiar situations, I can participate with others.


In familiar situations, I cooperate with others for specific purposes.

I contribute during group activities, cooperate with others, and listen respectfully to their ideas. I can work with others for a specific purpose.