This week's Family Friday is fun for all ages. After reading Ellie the Elephant in our Alphabet Animals series, you will make your very own elephant ring toss! Read our step-by-step guide on creating this interactive game at home. Have fun!
Open your Footsteps2Brilliance App and go to Level 2 (Yellow). In the Alphabet Animals series, read the book Ellie the Elephant.
At one end of the paper towel tube, make 1/2 inch cuts all the way around. Make sure each cut is about the same length.
Fold the tabs out and tape or glue the tube onto the elephant to create his trunk.
Cut the length of the construction paper into one inch strips. Tape the ends of 2 strips together, and then tape the remaining ends together to form a ring. Two strips make one ring.
Now you are ready to play!
Place the elephant on the floor. Stand back and try to toss the ring onto the elephant's trunk. If this is too easy, stand further back or adjust the rings to be smaller.