What to do when you run out of ideas to keep your little ones engaged at home and away from screen-time? You expect something like straws to come to your rescue!
Here are a few activities that you and your kiddo are sure to enjoy at home using straws, paints and other simple household items.
1. Drop daals into a straw that is balanced on play-doh or atta - great for motor skills.
2. Cut straws into an inch size pieces and pass it through a woolen thread to make a necklace, bracelet, or simply practice motor skills.
3. Use a straw to blow liquid paint around on paper, creating interesting designs.
4. Take five bending straws and tape them together, dip in paint and stamp flowers on a paper!