Arts & Crafts

Rocket Art

Rocket Art
Photo by: masamom

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Create a rocket from easily-found materials.

20 minutes
36 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots


  • 1 Letter-sized envelope (1 per child)
  • Scissors (Adult & child use)
  • Markers (Assorted colors)
  • 1 Glue stick


  1. Unfold the envelope into one flat piece.
  2. Cut off the two larger triangles. Cut one of these larger triangles in half to form a smaller triangle. This smaller triangle will be your rocket flame. Set flame triangle aside.
  3. Cut off one of the smaller triangles. Throw this triangle away.
  4. Color the top triangle and the rectangle as desired.
  5. Color the flame triangle (from step 2) to look like fire.
  6. Glue colored flame triangle to the bottom of the rectangle. Try to glue the flame triangle toward the middle.

Original Source

Carlie M.

Developmental skills