Children’s Day Special Rattle Toy: Activity For Kids

Rattle toys are always fun to play with — for both adults and kids alike! But did you know they are extremely simple to create? All you need is some cardboard and beads! So if you know of any children staying nearby, make these fun toys for them! They are sure to cherish it forever. Ready to create this children’s day special rattle toy?

Parental Involvement: High

Duration: 30 minutes

Skills Acquired: Coordination, Caring, Creativity


  • Cardboard
  • Compass
  • Thread
  • Beads
  • Coloured paper
  • Double-sided tape
  • Straw
  • Sketch pen
  • Glue

Instructions for Children’s Day Special Rattle Toy:

  1. Cut four circles from cardboard pieces. Stick two together.
  2. Draw and cut a coloured paper in the same size. Stick it on the cardboard piece.
  3. Stick a straw behind one set with double-sided tape.
  4. Punch holes on either sides of the cardboard.
  5. Insert thread through it and tie it. Insert beads into the thread.
  6. Draw a child’s face on the cardboard.
  7. Twirl it left and right and enjoy the rattling sound!

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Gayathri breathes Harry Potter as much as she breathes air. Yes, a hardcore Potterhead! She loves to play with words, write goofy and humorous articles, dabble in art & craft activities, and crack terrible jokes. Having worked as a copywriter with an ad agency, she is currently a content writer at Flintobox!

1 Comment

  • pabitra

    November 10, 2016 - 2:19 pm

    Hats off tu ur ideas.want to have more like dis.

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