• Paper plates
  • Dried Beans or Rice
  • Staples
  1. Fold the paper plate in half.
  2. Hold the plate up and fill it up halfway with dried beans or rice.
  3. Staple the paper plate shut.
  4. Cover the staples with pieces of tape.
  5. Decorate the maraca however you would like with markers, crayons, or paint.
  6. Shake, shake, shake! Shake your maraca to make music for everyone to hear!