A simple model of a tank made of paper, an origami technique,is a wonderful kind of joint creativity of adults and children. The simplicity in the work and the available schemes make it possible to produce the product within a few minutes, even if you do not have the experience and skills of origami art. Origami is the most beautiful art of paper plastic. His homeland is considered to be Japan. Surprisingly, because the paper was invented by the Chinese, but it was the Japanese who came up with the idea of folding paper. By the way, it was very good for them, because, as a result, beautiful figures appeared. Initially, the origami technique was not available to many, but over time, many connoisseurs of this art appeared. It's no secret that origami is available not only to adults, but also to children. Many doctors recommend that young children instill interest in origami. This is relevant not only for parents, but also for teachers, educators, psychologists, methodologists and so on. After all, it is known that this type of activity is able to develop fine motor skills of fingers, logical thinking, and also develops creative activity. Over time, the origami culture did not stand still, but developed. Figures became more and more complex, and each of them had its own significance. The most famous figure, a symbol of happiness, goodness, love, faith and hope is a crane. It is with this legend. After all, there is a belief - one who makes a thousand paper cranes, and then gives them to his relatives and friends, will be the happiest person in the world. True or not - it is not known, as they say, until you check - do not know. But, the most important desire will come true. In Japan, everyone gives each other paper figures. Most often they are given for happiness, luck. In addition, origami can become a full-fledged gift made by yourself. After all, it contains a part of itself, a part of its soul. With this gift you can express your feelings for the person - friendship, gratitude, love. And, if you go deep into history, you can find out that the samurai made symbols of luck from the tape - it was considered a kind, amulets, amulets. They were decorated with shark skin or dried meat. From paper you can make a huge number of various figures. It can be, and a frog, and a boat, and a flower, and perhaps the most famous paper figure, which was mentioned above "the crane of happiness." Now I would like to draw your attention to a simple model of a tank made of paper, the origami technique. You will need: a rectangular sheet of thick paper; approximately 15 minutes of free time. The product is simple in its performance, so that will be able to beginners, or even children. It will be most appropriate to look at the Day of the Defender of the Fatherland. Often, such items can be seen on children's matinees or other children's events. We use a sheet in the size of 21x9 centimeters. As a result, the tank should be 3 centimeters high and wide, 6 centimeters long. Also, this model can be made from thinner paper, but the tank will be much smaller in size. The barrel needs to be made as shown in the photo, twisted into a tube. The size can always be adjusted easily. The diagram shows the step-by-step instructions of this craft, so there should not be any difficulties in the work. This figure does not belong to the complex. So, if you followed the instructions strictly, you all have to get it. If you are interested in this activity, then this can be the beginning of something new.