Bubble Guppies Tambourine

Bubble Guppies Tambourine

Turn your little mover and shaker into a music maker with this simple tambourine made out of pasta and plates!

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Bubble Guppies Tambourine

Craft Features

Lots for Kids to Do
This craft has plenty of steps kids can do, like tracing, coloring, decorating, and cutting with safety scissors.
Allow for Dry Time
You'll need to allow extra time for glue or paint to dry.

Developmental Skills

Create with Us
Create with us skills involve self-expression, experimentation, and imagination through visual arts (like painting and sculpting), dramatic play, cooking, and dance.
Make Music with Us
Music skills include: singing or playing instruments, dancing and moving, appreciating different styles of music, and understanding concepts like rhythm and dynamics.
Ages: 4-6

Materials

Directions

  1. Step 1

    Print out the Bubble Guppies decorative stickers and cut them out.

  2. Step 2

    Place one plate on your work surface and pour the dry pasta onto the plate.

  3. Step 3

    Glue around the edges of the plate, covering the entire rim with glue.<br><br> Place the second plate on top of the first and hold it in place. Allow the glue to dry.<br><br> For extra hold, once the plates are glued together, punch holes around the rim and lace yarn or string through the holes. You can also add bells to the tambourine by connecting the bells to the string or yarn before lacing it through the holes (as shown in photo).

  4. Step 4

    Kids can paint the paper plates and decorate the tambourine using the Bubble Guppies stickers.<br><br> The tambourine is complete! Now your kids can get shaking with their music making!

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