Origami, the art of folding a piece of paper and giving it life by turning it into anything; a bear, a plane, or a jumping frog! Folding origami requires diligence and accuracy while following the instructions. This activity will challenge children to think and find solutions to fold the paper accordingly and into its form. Origami may sharpen the children’s imagination and memory by creating the desired shape and channelling their creativity. Today, we will make origami jumping frogs!


  • Construction paper (any paper works fine)
  • Scissors
  • A black ink pen
  • Markers
  • Googly eyes (optional)

Video Instructions


Extend the Activity!

You can engage in conversation by asking what happens if the children adjust the pressure with their fingertip. Using different paper types, such as cardstock, lined paper to fold the origami jumping frogs, is another great way to extend the activity. Different weights of paper can affect how high they jump! A friendly competition can also be conducted to see whose frog can jump the furthest. 😊

Enjoy making Origami Jumping Frogs!


For more activity stories and Oak Learners fun check us out on Instagram

Looking for more fun activity blog posts then check out our Activities Archives

Keep up with Oak Learners

Get updates on new classes, hosted events, and more.

Lost your password? Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.