Wonder Pets! Circus Train Play Set

Wonder Pets! Circus Train Play Set

Transform tissue boxes into a train and get ready for the circus to come to town. Then play along with your child as he calls "all aboard", and loads up the whole team!

Find the Wonder Pets! on Nick Jr.Find the Wonder Pets! on Nick Jr.

Wonder Pets! Circus Train Play Set

Craft Features

Parent Supervision Needed
This craft requires extra parent involvement and a watchful eye, because it may require sharp tools or intricate handiwork.
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.
Count with Us
Count with us skills include: numbers, counting, measurement, math terms (more than, less than, circle) and math concepts (comparisons, shapes, patterns).
Ages: 3-6

Materials

Directions

  1. Print and Cut Out the Templates

    Print the <a href="wp-circus-train-art.jhtml"><u>Circus Train Templates</u></a> and cut out all of the pieces along the dotted lines.

  2. Make the Locomotive

    Paint the square tissue box and half of the toilet paper roll in the color of your choice. Let the paint dry completely. <br><br> Glue the toilet paper roll to the front of the tissue box to act as the headlight and glue a copy of the locomotive artwork (featuring the penguin) to each side of the tissue box.

  3. Make the Cars

    Cut off the tops of two rectangular tissue boxes and glue the remaining templates to the four sides of the rectangular tissue boxes using the picture as a guide. <br /><br /> Fold the seat templates as indicated. Place one or two rows of seats in each car by gluing the tabs onto the side walls of the tissue boxes.

  4. Connect Them Together

    Punch a hole at the front and back of each tissue box and connect the cars with pipe cleaners. Curl up the ends to prevent them from sliding out of the holes.

  5. Make the Action Figures

    Print and cut out the <a href="wp-circus-figures.jhtml"><u>Wonder Pets! Circus Action Figures</u></a> as instructed. <br><br> Fold each figure in half and bend out he bottom tabs to create a base. Then glue the two sides of the characterss together to create double-sided figures. <br><br> For added stability, attach binder clips to the bottom of the figures.

  6. Load Up the Train & On With the Show!

    Now you're ready to load everyone into the train and let the circus come to town!

  1. More Wonder Pets!
    1. Wonder Pets! Badge Tree Topper

      Wish everyone a WONDERful holiday with this tree topper!

    2. Wonder Pets Recycled Birdhouse

      This eco-friendly house shows some "serious" courtesy to your little feathered friends

    3. Baby Ming-Ming Doll

      Time to wave your pom-poms for this wonderfully fluffy craft

    4. Skating Party Goody Bags

      We've got the goods on some slick Wonder Pets goody bags

    5. Wonder Pets Save the Day Cape

      This caper will be a wonderful adventure for both of you

    6. Ming-Ming Decorative Egg

      A happy Easter is about to hatch!

    7. Tuck Decorative Egg

      Come out of your shells to make this one terrific Turtle Tuck

    8. Linny Decorative Egg

      This guinea pig sure is egg-cited for spring!

    9. Linny Costume

      Dress up your preschooler as her favorite gifted guinea pig!

    10. Ming-Ming Costume

      Dress your preschooler in this wonderful Ming-Ming costume!

    11. Turtle Tuck Costume

      Turn your little tike into Tuck. All it takes is a little teamwork!

    12. Wonder Pets Schoolhouse

      School is in session with this simple print-n-fold schoolhouse!

    13. Wonder Pets! Lunch Bag

      It's a stylish sack that's got the right stuff. Don't forget the celery!

    14. Wonder Pets No-Sew Scarf

      No sew? No sweat! Save the day with the little ones

    15. Wonder Pets! Paper Bag Kite

      Crafty kids' kites made from paper bags

    16. Wonder Pets! Holiday Ornaments

      Let Tuck, Ming-Ming, and Linny adorn your tree this holiday

    17. Wonder Pets Pet Tags

      Now your pet is a Wonder Pet, too!

    18. Wonder Pets Family Charity Bank

      It's truly a wonder-ful thing when you and your little one team up to help others

    19. Wonder Pets! Finger Puppets

      Let little fingers do the acting!

    20. Wonder Pets Magnetic Clay Frame

      This family-friendly craft is the product of teamwork--share your memories for years.

    21. Wonder Pets Mittens

      Turn store-bought mittens into super hand warmers with a little felt and glue

    22. Wonder Pets Christmas Theater

      Stage your own spectacular Wonder Pets Christmas adventure!

    23. Wonder Pets Hat

      Save the day & keep little heads warm with this no-sew hat!

    24. Wonder Pets! Wall Stickers

      Create a Wonder wall!

    1. More Games & Toys
      1. Easy Octopus Craft

        Eight is enough-or even two little hands--to make this friendly undersea creature

      2. PAW Pup Pup Boogie Dance Game

        Wag your tail and shake a leg with this dancing game all the pups will love!

      3. Dora's Cereal Box Soccer Game

        Transform a cereal box into a soccer field!

      4. Dora Soccer Puppet

        Make this simple paper puppet and play soccer with Dora!

      5. Norville Moveable Puppet

        Make this simple paper puppet and play fetch or fly Norville!

      6. Wallykazam! Action Figure

        Turn paper into the perfect toy for your troll-loving tot!

      7. Wallykazam! Mix & Match Craft

        It's paper dolls with a super silly twist!

      8. PAW Patrol "Guess Who?" Game

        Let's play "Guess Who?" with your favorite PAW Patrol pals

      9. Dora's Cereal Box Maze

        Turn a cereal box into a craft that will aMAZE your kids!

      10. Dora's Mix & Match Craft

        It's paper dolls with a modern twist!

      11. Wallykazam! 'ET' Word Wheel

        Take this wheel for a spin when you begin to teach kids about words with the same endings!

      12. Wallykazam! 'AT' Word Wheel

        Spin the wheel to reveal new words that end in 'at'!

      13. Words with Wallykazam! Game

        Get kids excited about reading and spelling with this simple print and paste board game

      14. Rubble Paper Vehicle Toy

        Make Rubble's digger with our easy printable templates

      15. Dora Ice Skating Board Game

        The race is on between Dora and the Ice Witch!

      16. Zuma Paper Vehicle Toy

        Dive into crafting by creating a paper toy for your PAW Patrol fan!

      17. Skye Paper Vehicle Toy

        Kids can help Skye fly high when you create this paper toy craft!

      18. Umi Grand Prix Board Game

        Racers get ready to take off with this simple spin-to-win printable board game!

      19. Marshall Paper Vehicle Toy

        Here's a do-it-yourself toy for your fire-truck lovin' PAW Patrol fan!

      20. Chase Paper Vehicle Toy

        Here's a do it yourself toy for your cop car lovin' PAW Patrol fan!

      21. Rocky Paper Vehicle Toy

        Print to turn paper into your kids' favorite recycling pup!

      22. Nick Jr. Guess Who Game

        Make a new memory game in minutes with our easy printable templates

      23. Crumbs Board Game

        Take a trip around Lalaloopsy land, meeting with friends for Crumbs tea party!

      24. Dora's Perrito Puppet

        Make this simple paper puppet and play fetch with Dora's little puppy!

      25. Peter Rabbit No-Sew Pillow

        Make a snugly new friend for your Peter fan

      26. Dora Rocks Board Game

        Help Dora and her friends find their way to the party at Benny's barn!

      27. Peter Rabbit Candy Cane Sled

        Peter & pals are dashing through the snow-- carrying something sweet, you should know!

      28. Bubble Guppies Paper Dreidels

        Everyone wins when you make your own spinning tops!

      29. Dora's Royal Rescue Board Game

        Make it family game night & go on a knightly mission to Story Castle!

      30. Umizoomi Great Shape Race Board

        It's a race to the finish! Take the Team on a ride to the top of Shape Mountain