Craft your own spinning top
A creative and easy way to entertain any young child is with a spinning top, but you don't need to buy them. Make your own with this clever craft activity for kids and spin all day!
What you need:
- short pencil or crayon
- wide glass
Number of players:
Place the wide glass on the cardboard.
Trace its circumference, using a pencil.
Cut out the circle from the cardboard.
Push the pencil or crayon through the centre of the circle.
Spin the spinning top.
- Use a short thick pencil or crayon for better results.
- Decorate the cardboard circle using stickers or coloured pencils.
- You may require scissors to help push the pencil through the centre of the circle.
- Try using a toothpick and test your results.