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Ice Cube Sail Boats

You will need:

  • Disposable cups (cut in half)
  • Paper straws
  • Sticky tape
  • Coloured paper
  • Scissors*
  • Hole punch

* Children should be supervised when using scissors.


  1. First bend your straw and tape to the bottom of your cup, you might need to trim the straw to make it fit properly.
  2. Fill the cup with water and let it freeze for a few hours.
  3. After it has frozen, run water on the outside of the cup to loosen the ice.
  4. Cut a sail from the coloured paper and use a hole punch to make two holes for the straw.
Ice Cube Boats

Veggie Bouquets

You will need:

  • Bamboo skewers (cut in half)
  • Mini shaped cutters
  • Fruit and veg – we used cucumber, carrots, blueberries, strawberries and grapes.


  1. Peel the carrot
  2. Cut the carrot and cucumber into thick slices.
  3. Shape into flowers using mini cutters.

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