an activity for all preschoolers:
Create a fabulous torch to inspire Olympic dreams!

before you begin:
You'll only need to gather a few simple materials for this exciting activity: extra-long craft rolls, tissue paper, glitter glue or sparkly paint, and regular glue.

activity goals:
To create an Olypic Torch that inspires kids to be active and role-play.
In addition to providing a hands-on way to learn about the Olympics, these torches may also be used as part of a relay race or other Olympics-inspired activities that get children up and exercising.

let's get started

step 1
Paint craft roll with glitter glue or sparkly paint - let dry.
step 2
Combine red, orange and yellow tissue paper sheets together to create a single stem at one end and flames at the other.
step 3
Once the craft roll is dry, insert the tissue paper stem into one end of the roll.
step 4
Add a little bit of glue on the inside of the roll to keep the tissue stem in place, and then let it dry.