Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Pasta Tube Tower Challenge

by Claire Winlow (follow)
Easy (869)      Under 5s (587)      Fine Motor Skills (102)      Game (32)      Play Dough (10)     


Pasta, threading, game, fine motor skills


Developing fine motor skills is important for young kids and it can be fun too. I set this pasta threading challenge up for my 2 year old but my 4 year old also enjoyed joining in. We were also able to practise counting all together and some simple maths with my eldest.

Time: 10 minutes
Age: Under 5's
Level: Easy

Materials
Play Dough
Spaghetti
Penne pasta

Method
To set up the challenge, roll play dough into a ball and stick in a piece of spaghetti.



Fine motor skills, pasta, threading, preschool


Little ones are challenged to thread the pasta over the spaghetti.
It's a good way to practise counting too.

Pasta Tube Tower Challenge Montage


Categories
#Fine Motor Skills
#Game
#Easy
#Under 5s
#Play Dough
I like this Article - 10
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Claire Winlow
My mum always seemed to come up with great ideas to keep my sister and I amused on rainy days wh...
12 likes
The centrifugal force of a salad spinner is an unusual way to create interesting artwork
9 likes
Anything that involves noise is a hit with my pre school son and the louder the better
10 likes
Once children grow out of pre school crafts, they really like making something for themselves
8 likes
On a recent visit to the awe inspiring , my 4 year old was impressed by a display of small stain...
5 likes
My son loves the song "jelly on a plate, jelly on a plate, wibble wobble, wibble wobble, jelly on a ...
6 likes
view all articles by Claire Winlow
Articles by Claire Winlow on Other Hubs
ID: 32163
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
Similar to a snow globe, you can create your own flitter storm by giving this jar a good shake
8 likes
You will have the kids squealing with delight when you set up a balloon rocket! Best of all, you wil...
8 likes
Turn jelly into finger food! This is a fun activity for kids to do with an adult
3 likes
Using store-bought cardboard shapes, or ones you have made yourself, kids of all ages can have f...
3 likes
Inspirational quotes on a watercolour background seem to be everywhere right now
8 likes
Make this cute little fish with your little ones using items that can be found in most homes
3 likes
This is an awesome craft for every princesses who love the Beauty and the Beast
1 like
These easy brownies are transformed for Easter with a little icing and mini eggs to create chocolate...
1 like
An easy brownie recipe to make with the kids
1 like
A great Easter themed craft that could be used to collect mini chocolate eggs or be given as a gift...
6 likes
Categories
Under 5s (587)
Any Age (402)
Over 10s (380)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (869)
Medium (241)
Hard (37)
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012-2017 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version