Rain sticks are well loved by babies and older children. They are also particularly good for people living with dementia. They remind people of the sound of gently falling rain, which is harmonious and relaxing.
Kids' Crafts: Summer Rain Stick. Used wrapping paper tubes tooth picks, masking tape, dried beans and nail clippers. the longer the tube, the more toothpicks and beans, the better the sound
Colourful Rain Stick Craft for Spring
Easy Vibrant Rain Sticks for Kids to Make - Great craft for kids using paper towel rolls and dollar store washi tape! The tape is a great fine-motor work out, and the preschoolers loved using it. The 5-8 year olds really enjoyed making these rain sticks as well. - Happy Hooligans
Paper towel roll rainsticks - great craft, used for the rainforest theme... would work well with the weather study as well.
Chilean Rain Sticks | TeachKidsArt
a fabulous paper mâché sculpture lesson for us. Interactive rain sticks were an absolute hit! From the toothpick and cardboard tube construction to the Australian aboriginal-inspired end caps, we love every minute of it!
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paper towel roll painting! Love this and would be great to do when making Rain Sticks instead of tissue paper then enclose whole thing in contact paper to keep while shaking rain stick.
Make a Rainstick - Musical Instrument Craft
Make a rain stick out of a mailing tube. Looks like a fun project with lots of hammering!