Paper Plate Tambourine
Difficulty: Very Easy
Age: 3 and up
Parental supervision is recommended
Children can shake this tambourine or tap it against their hips. As an easy variation, you can put a few dried beans between two plates and staple it together.
What you'll need:
- Heavy-duty paper plate
- Hole punch
- Elastic thread or string
- Markers, crayons, or paint
How to make it:
- Take a heavy-duty paper plate and punch several holes around the edge.
- Tie on jingle bells (available in craft stores) with elastic thread or string.
- Invite the kids to decorate the plate with paints, markers, or crayons.