by Vicki Ong
Who needs the F1 when you can have a car race in the comfort of your home? Build your very own race track and have your very own Grand Prix with your child.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Suitable For: 4 - 5 years old
Estimated Time: 15 - 30 mins
Physical - None
Intellectual - Inventions and technology, asking questions, decision making, problem solving, testing
Emotional - Confidence, self-directed learner, comfortable and happy with themselves, perseverance, inventiveness, engagement
Social - None
Draw a two lines opposite each other along the length of an empty toilet roll.
Stick the race tracks onto a wall. Arrange them such that the toy car can leap from one to another without falling out.
Use different cars and have a race with your child to see whose car clears the tracks most quickly.
Empty Toilet Rolls
Cut along the lines to halve the toilet roll and create the race tracks. Repeat Steps 2 and 3 to create more race tracks.
Create a start sign with a piece of sticky note.