Making a Drinking Straw Space Rocket
Make a space rocket from construction paper. Use the straw to propel it skyward. This is a fun indoor toy and would make an excellent party favor. Or you could have the kids each construct one as part of a group craft project at a child's birthday party.
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Try this fun indoor craft activity for your toddler to play with especially on a rainy day. This could also be a great party favor. It is easy to make, affordable, and will be lots of fun for your toddler, especially if playing with friends/sibling(s).
Total Time: 15 minutes
- paper straw(s)
- construction paper
- glue stick
- Cut out shapes to resemble a space rocket (rocket ship body, wings, circle, and you will also need a rectangular piece).
- Tape/glue your rocket together.
- Wrap your rectangular piece around your straw as pictured and tape.
- Then fold the top over and tape like pictured.
- Glue/tape space rocket to your straw (launcher). Then your child will blow the straw and the rocket will launch!
February 23, 20190 found this helpful
Very cute. Great for parties! :)
February 25, 20190 found this helpful
Oh yes! Great for parties too :)