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Research Paper On One Thousand Cranes By Eleanor Coerr

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One thousand cranes, one wish; we all have heard of that. Well it started with the story “Sadako and 1,000 cranes” by Eleanor Coerr. This story is about a girl who got exposed to nuclear radiation. While she was in the hospital, her friend visited her and brought an origami crane. Her friend told her that the crane is a symbol of health and if she make 1,000 paper cranes, she will get better. Unfortunately, she failed, but in the process, she inspired many people, including me, voila here’s a jar of 1000 cranes. Origami is mysterious because a piece of paper can turn into anything the imagination can dream of. Today, I’m going to tell you about the history of origami, the types of origami, and the uses of origami. First, what is origami?…show more content…
The first type is action origami; it is simply origami that moves. An example is the jumping frog. The second type is modular origami; it is many identical pieces of paper that are assembled together to form a more complex, 3D shape. An example is the Sonobe cube by Jo Nakashima; it was assembled with 96 pieces. This is also an action origami because it can move too. Last but not least, wet folding; it involves dampening the paper with water to create gentle curves, as opposed to the straight folds from other methods. This is mainly use to make origami animals. An example is the lion made by Hoang Tien Quyet; you can see the curves on the mane and the tail of the lion. I told you about the 3 main types of origami, such as action, modular, and wet folding, now I am going to tell you how to use your…show more content…
Whenever I get frustrated or need a break, I make origami. The things I make, I felt like I give life to it and my problems too. I also wanted to use my origami to at least cheer up someone’s day. Paper is a mysterious thing that you can use to create anything within your imagination. Let’s recap the main points: Origami is more common now that paper is cheaper. The 3 main types are action, modular and wet folding origami, and you make a flower bouquet and give it to someone. In addition, it helps soothe the mind unless you were frustrated with how to fold it right. There are many tutorials on YouTube if you want to learn about making any types of origami. You might fail the first time, but that is okay. With lots of practice and patience, you can make the things you want that your imagination
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