Step 1: Decorate a shoe or tissue box.
Step 2: Cut a 3-4 inch square or circle hole in side.
Step 3: Wrap 4-6 rubber bands around the box over the hole.
Step 4: Insert a pencil at each end of the hole under the rubber bands. (They make it sound better.)
Step 5: Strum away!
TP Tube Kazoo
Step 1: Decorate a toilet paper tube.
Step 2: Cut a piece of wax paper about an inch larger than the bottom of the tube.
Step 3: Cover one end of the tube with the wax paper and secure it with a rubber band.
Step 4: Blow through the open end and start up the kazoo marching band!
Tube Rain Stick
Step 1: Decorate a wrapping paper or paper towel tube.
Step 2: Cut a piece of aluminum foil the length of the tube.
Step 3: Squeeze the foil to make a long snake.
Step 4: Cut the tip off of two balloons.
Step 5: Stretch one balloon to cover one end of the tube and secure it with a rubber band.
Step 6: Insert the foil snake. Pour rice or small dried foods into the tube.
Step 7: Use the second balloon to close the other end.
Step 8: Slowly rotate from one end to the other to make a magical rain sound.
Favorite decorating papers
Scissors (may need adult help)
Shoe or tissue box
Rubber bands Toilet paper tube
Wrapping paper or paper towel tube
Dry foods: peas, beans, rice or popcorn
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