Bring the outdoors indoors on a rainy day and sail away in a beautiful boat you can make together. Why not see if it’ll sail in the sink?

What you need

Twigs

Glue

Paper

Benefits

Develops coordination

Learning through watching and copying others

Develops the imagination and problem solving skills

Increases confidence

Encourages creativity

And don’t forget, the everyday things you do together make a big difference and can help your child to grow up healthier and happier.

How long will it take?

30 mins

What to do

  1. Glue twigs together to make the bottom of the boat.


    glueing twigs
  2. Let your child attach paper to a twig for the sail, then glue to the rest of the boat.


    boat made of twigs