Pom poms are a staple for most kid’s crafts. Pom poms can be used for more than just gluing they are great for a safe tossing game and come in many different shapes and sizes for any number of games and crafts you can think of.
Fill a dry empty bottle with a box of toothpicks. Add rice (uncooked) to the bottle leaving an empty space of about 1 1/2 inches at the top. Seal the lid. As you gently turn the bottle, the rice falls through the toothpicks, sounding like rain.
Rain Sticks - DIY recycled / upcycled craft idea for an older toddler or preschooler. Music you can make! Kids also learn fine motor skills, responsibility, South American culture and music / rhythm / percussion. ~ Danya Banya
Tubular (cardboard) bells from Minieco. All you need to make this craft is a cardboard paper towel roll, some string and jingle bells!