A super simple activity for tiny fingers using pinecones and wool.
What you'll need
- selection of wool
This activity has been provided by
Consider the environmental impact of preparing, carrying out & completing this activity. Could this impact be reduced? Specific considerations for this activity could include:
- source of pinecones
Health & Safety Considerations
Follow your usual operating procedures and carry out appropriate risk benefit assessments.
Some considerations particular to this activity include:
- using scissors
Step #1 Set up the activity
Get a basket/box of pinecones and wool ready.
Pre-cut the wool for ease or include the wool cutting as part of the activity.
Step #2 decorate your pine cone
Wrap the wool around the pinecone!
Perhaps you could go in and out of the prongs/layers, like a tiny Christmas tree?
Step #3 Ta dah!
We told you it was simple!
Take it further
- Stick your decorated pinecones to a wooden disc to make a table decoration
- String them up as festive bunting
Disclaimer: Muddy Faces cannot take any responsibility for accidents or damage that occurs as a result of following this activity.You are responsible for making sure the activity is conducted safely.