Flat Brat – Tip #148
- Print out Flat Brat image below.
- Have your child(ren) color Flat Brat.
- Optional: Print on card stock paper, write on the back, laminate or apply contact paper. Consider adding a popsicle stick on the back for windy day pictures.
- Put Flat Brat in an envelope and sent him/her on an adventure. Will Flat Brat visit a deployed parent? Or relatives who live far away? Maybe Flat Brat will visit a lonely Soldier who doesn’t receive a lot of mail.
- Be sure that Flat Brat’s host takes pictures of his/her adventuresome trip! Where does Flat Brat sleep? Where does he/she eat? Did you share your ice cream with Flat Brat? Does Flat Brat travel in your pocket?
- Keep a journal of Flat Brat’s adventures.
- Ask Flat Brat to send a post card or other keepsakes of his/her travels
- Include photos of Flat Brat’s adventures
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