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    Craft

    Egg Carton Maracas

    From the show

    Shake it up with these maracas!

    TAGS: 2-3 Craft
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    What You´ll Need

    • Egg carton
    • Pompoms
    • Ribbon
    • Beans or rice
    • Ice pop stick
    • Glue
    • Paint brushes

    Instructions

    1. Gather all materials.

    2. Cut four individual cups out of an egg carton. Fill two of these cups with beans or rice. Place glue around the perimeter of these cartons. Then, place the other two cups on top of the first two cups so that the beans or rice are sealed inside.

    3. Before your glue dries, slip an ice pop stick between the two halves of each egg carton maraca.

    4. Once your work has dried, use paint, pom poms, and ribbon to decorate your creation. Then, give your maracas a shake!

    Done!