Seasonal Materials ▸ Toys ▸ Toys: 3s Craft Project

Ice Skates

Materials Needed:

  • Two small tissue boxes per child with opening at the top.
  • Tempura paint
  • Glue
  • Glitter


  1. Draw an ice skate shape on the long sides of the boxes (optional).


  1. Paint ice skates with tempura paint and add glue to paint if you want to sprinkle with glitter.
Activity & Play
Place boxes on feet and skate around carpeted room. Play fast and slow music to skate to.

What did I learn?

  • To ice skate, you brush your feet on the ice/ground.
  • Large-motor control and balance.
Let’s play with our toys while we learn. “¡Chu-chu!”