Cardboard Tube Chute

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Cardboard Tube Chute
Activity Source: https://www.mother.ly/child/sensory-activities-for-1-year-olds-play

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Cardboard Tube Chute

Use leftover cardboard tubes to create a ramp on a wall in your house. Cut up your cardboard tubes to create a pathway for marbles, bouncy balls, and pom pom balls to fall down. Show your child how they can put a ball in the cardboard tube at one end and it will appear again at the bottom!

Estimated Time: 30 minutes

Materials: Cardboard tubes, scissors, and marbles; bouncy balls or pom pom balls

Subject: Science

About this resource

Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Home

Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family

Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
  • Infants and Toddlers (Birth To Age 3)
  • Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)

Revised: 2021
English title: Cardboard Tube Chute