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Make Your Own Thaumatrope : Student - For Fun


Make Your Own Thaumatrope

The thaumatrope was invented in the 1800's and was a fun thing for children
to play with. They were easily made with the pictures of a bird and a cage being the most common. A thaumatrope makes two pictures seem like one.

Check out this animated example of a thaumatrope. Animated Thaumatrope

Click Here for PDF printable instructions to make your own thaumatrope.