Threading Straws

Threading Straws

My 16 month old is at the perfect age to start mastering his hand-eye coordination and fine-motor skills but I feel like we wear out the same types of activities every week. So, while playing with playdoh one afternoon we came up with this great activity involving pipe-cleaners and straws!

Stringing Straws

All you have to do is..

  1. Bend a pipe-cleaner in half
  2. Tack it to the table with playdoh
  3. Give your toddler some cut-up straws and let the stringing begin!

Stringing Straws

Note: you can buy larger straws (in diameter) at party stores and super storesor you can save your smoothie straws from Panera like we did! 🙂

 


 

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