Arts & Crafts

Pasta Necklace

Pasta Necklace
Photo by: Nancy M.

Nancy M. Submitted by: Nancy M.

Practice fine motor skills with this inexpensive activity!

Time
10 minutes
Ages
18 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
Rating

Supplies

  • Pasta noodles (Assorted colors)
  • String (or Dental Floss)

Steps

  1. Have your child put the string through the hole in the pasta.
  2. Keep adding pasta to the string until the necklace is complete
  3. Tie the string together to create a circle.
  4. Wear your new jewelry!
Associated Activity
See the activity "Dyed Pasta" to create pretty colored pasta.
Adaptations
1. Use bigger pasta such as rigatoni.
1. Kids with a better grasp on fine motor skills can use smaller pasta.
2. Have your child make a pattern with colors or different pasta shapes.

Developmental skills

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