The links below are intended to provide background knowledge to in-service teachers taking JMU Course ISAT 501. Sites are not listed in any particular order.
(Adults should ALWAYS preview sites before providing them to children.)
Explore Pop-up Books!
“Explore Pop-up Books - everything from interviews with authors to simple pop-up projects you can make. Just check out the links below!”
Simple Pop-ups You Can Make
Making pop-ups is easy! These simple lessons should get you started.
Joan Irvine How to Make a Pop-up!
Welcome to Mark Hiner's website about paper engineering and pop-ups.|
Find samples, history, and information about how pop-up books are made.
-Pop-Up Card Mechanisms (1) V-Fold Mechanisms and How an Internal Stand Mechanism Can Be Used
-Pop-Up Card Mechanisms (2) Rotary Card Mechanisms and Mouth Mechanisms
-Pop-Up Card Mechanisms (3) Parallel Slide Mechanisms
Information about moveable books and pop-ups
How a Book is Made –Pop-ups
How to Make a Pull-Tab Book
Let’s Make It Pop-up
Select MAKE IT! dies/patterns for pop-ups that you can print out, copy, and create yourself.