Recycled Kids Crafts: How to Make a Paddle ball game


LANGUAGE: English
GROUP: Pre-K +
TIME: Less than 30 Minutes
LEVEL: Easy
CLEANUP: Easy
RECYCLING: Yes



MATERIALS:
  • Cardboard (recycled)
  • Elastic String
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Small Rubber Ball
  • (Optional popscicle stick for reinforcement)

STEPS(S):
  • On a piece of Cardboard draw desired paddle shape
  • Cut the shape off
  • Trace pattern on additional pieces of cardboard if cardboard is not to strong. I used 2, but you might use 2,3 or even 4.
  • Place your cardboard together and poke a hole in the middle of the paddle
  • Glue the pieces of cardboard together
  • Trace the cardboard unto paper
  • Fold the paper so you will get two pieces at once
  • Cut off the paper paddles and attach them back and front to the cardboard paddle
  • Attach the string to the paddle,make a knot, add a bit of glue to secure
  • Attach the ball to the string
  • Add decorative string to the side if desired.

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Cardboard, Boy’s Crafts, Seasonal: Summer, Seasonal: Spring, Recycling, Handmade Toys, Games, Functional, Easy, All Arts And Crafts, Children Projects, Blog

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