Fireworks Scratch Art

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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

Endorsed by


  • Physical - Painting, Scraping, fine motor development
  • Intellectual - CExploring different media of art, Observing, Exploring about national celebrations
  • Emotional - Appreciation, Engagement, Patience
  • Social - Being able to relate to National Day, sharing with family and friends

Create beautiful fireworks
Skill Level
Suitable for
4-5 years old
Estimated time
15 - 30 mins

What You Will Need

  • White B5 paper
  • Oil pastel crayon
  • Black Tempura paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Satay sticks or toothpicks

Step 1


Gather the materials

Step 2


Colour the white paper with different colours randomly. Ensure that all the surface are covered with colours.

Step 3


Paint over the crayon with black paint. Cover the colours completely. Wait for it to dry.

Step 4


Use a toothpick to scratch straight and diagonal lines in any section of the paper to create a firework effect. Repeat till you have a couple of colourful fireworks.

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Ask the Kids

When can you see firework? Do you know that we can make fireworks too?

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