Nurse hat activity

Before you start

Download the template and print out on A3 paper

You will need

  • A3 white card or stiff paper
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Stapler
  • Hair pin
  • *optional – colouring pens or crayons


  1. Trace the template onto your card
  2. Cut out the shape
  3. Fold over the top edge following the fold line
  4. Bend around the left side edge so the dots overlap
  5. Whilst holding the side and middle bend the right side to meet the centre dot
  6. Use a stapler to fasten together
  7. Shape hat and fix to hair with a pin


Other ideas and tips

  • Look at our nursing badge activities on our website
  • Optional: decorate your hat with a badge, symbol or nursing motto that you have designed
  • Try out our uniform timeline game on the website
  • Make a World War 2 US soldier army hat, origami instructions to follow on our website

Download nurse hat activity sheet (pdf)

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