Paper Basket Weaving Lesson Plans & Worksheets Reviewed by Students explore Indian Basket designs, experiment with weaving materials and create their own baskets in this 5-day Arrt lesson for the early-elementary classroom. The lesson includes scoring guides and illustrated directions for students. Weaving Baskets With Newspaper: 7 Steps (with Pictures) Weaving Baskets With Newspaper: I have just discovered how easy it is to weave a basket using newspaper! It's so simple to roll paper tubes out of newspaper and then weave the tubes into a basket. You can bet I will be making plenty of these faux wicker baskets for future pro..