Egg Carton Tulips
by Lim Jenny
WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN
Physical - Eye-hand coordination, muscle control (manipulation of painting tools).
Intellectual - Colour concept, problem solving.
Emotional - Independence, aesthetic appreciation.
Social - Sharing or giving as gifts to friends and family.
4-5 years old
15 - 30 mins
What You Will Need
Egg Cartons or Egg Trays
Table Mat or Newspaper
Straws or Sticks
Instead of throwing away those egg cartons or egg trays, why not make it into something beautiful?
Gather the materials.
Parent will help cut the egg carton/tray into individual cups.
Cover work area with newspaper or table mat.
Allow the child to choose preferred colours to work with. Let the child paint the individual cups.
Once dry, attach the straws or sticks to the base of the cups.
Secure it with scotch tape. Viola! You’ve got a bunch of beautiful tulips!