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Easy rainsticks for kids, pringles tube or paper towel tube, foil, rice, construction paper
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DIY rainstick tutorial- make an instrument that sounds just like falling rain!
Use a mailing tube to make a rain stick. Kids who are old enough to handle a hammer will have a GREAT time hammering all those nails. The finished product has a really nice sound.
I'm pinning this because I realized this is a rainstick, and I finally know what it looks like inside.
Paper towel roll rainsticks - great craft, used for the rainforest theme... would work well with the weather study as well.
Use up those extra paint stir sticks and make a fun caterpillar craft!
Native Americans: Rainsticks with some history and geography thrown in for a great lesson. Add a rain dance and chant, painting your face, & making rain in a jar for the whole immersion experience.
cinnamon stick santa ornaments. prob smell great hanging on the tree :)
DIY small rainstick, using aluminum foil instead of nails for sound
painted branches - collaborative art piece