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Poisson d'avril


Poisson d’avril is celebrated in France on April 1st – April Fool’s Day.

Children cut out paper fish and stick them on the backs of friends and teachers – to make them the 'Poisson d’avril'.

Avoid using sellotape, by hiding a paper fish for your ‘Poisson d’avril’ (April Fool) to find... when they pick up a jumper, put their hand in a pocket, open a cupboard, put on their shoes…

Where could you hide a paper fish for someone to find?


Here are some crafty fish ideas to celebrate a French April Fool's Day:



Les petits poissons dans l'eau