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Recylced Train

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It's made of the most basic recycling items but this old-fashioned train is quite effective. Plus, the use of a tissue box means a toy can easily slip inside and act as conductor.



train craft activity, train craft with tissue box


Time: 25 minutes
Age: Under 5's, 5-10's
Level: Easy

Materials
Tissue box
Two toilet paper rolls
Cotton wool
Sticky tape
Scissors
Markers



train craft materials


Method
Create wheels by colouring in a toilet paper roll and cutting it into quarters.



train craft materials


Stick a quarter to each corner of the base of the tissue box.



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Make a series of small cuts around the top of the second toilet paper roll. Splay them out.



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Tape the second roll to the front of the top of the box and stick some cotton wool in it for smoke.



train craft activity, train craft with tissue box


Colour or decorate your tissue box if neccessary.

Categories
#Cheap
#Recycled
#Train
#Transport
#Easy
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