CD Balloon Hovercraft

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Activity Equipment:


  • Old CD (in your Activity Bag)
  • Card or paper (in your Activity Bag)
  • Balloon (in your Activity Bag)
  • Markers
  • Glue stick and hot glue gun
  • Open top from containers like water bottles

Step 1:

Trace your card or paper around the CD and cut out the shape along with the center hole. Create fun designs on the card

Step 2:

Using your glue stick, glue down the card or paper to the CD and press firmly.

Step 3:

Hot glue your tops to the center of the CD. Make sure they are open.  If you choose to use a water bottle top that closes by pushing up and down make sure the tops are open when the balloon is deflating

Step 4:

Blow up a balloon, twist it and then pull the balloon opening fully over the top on the CD.

Untwist and watch it move across the floor!



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