Homemade Wagon

Turn your old box into a new wagon!

Homemade Wagon
Activity Source: https://www.zerotothree.org/resources/167-play-activities-for-12-to-24-months

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Homemade Wagon

Tie a string to an empty shoebox. Show your child how their new “wagon” can be used to transport items around the house. They can move snacks from the kitchen to the living room, dish towels from the laundry room to the kitchen, or stuffed animals from the living room to their room. Show your child how they can be helpful around the house by moving items from room to room.

Estimated Time: 20 minutes

Materials: Shoebox and string

Subject: Problem-solving

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)

Reviewed: 2021
English title: Homemade Wagon