• Helena Mitchell

Boredom buster #2: Dancing ribbon hoop

Here's a quick and easy make that will have your little ones dancing round the garden!

What you will need:

Hoop (you can use a variety of objects for this such as a curtain ring, old bangle or even a sellotape roll!)

Several strands of ribbon brightly coloured ribbon (about 70cm in length)

How to make it:

1. Fold a strand of ribbon in half.

2. Put the folded end of the ribbon under the hoop.

3. Wrap the ends of the ribbon over the hoop and thread them through the loop made by the folded end. Pull tightly to secure.

4. Repeat with the rest of the ribbons.

Fun idea:

Dance around with your ribbon hoop and see what shapes you can make in the air!