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How to Make Jingle Bell Bracelets and Decorations

Early Years and Primary Craft Project

By Susie Busby

 

 

This is a fun and noisey project which children will enjoy.

You will need:

Jingle Bells
30 cm Tinsel Pipe Cleaners
Standard Pipe Cleaners

 

Instructions:

 

Simply select two pipe cleaners in contrasting colours, twist together, threading on jingle bells as you go. These can then be made into bracelets or decorations.

You can then have a music session where the children can jingle along!

This project gives children opportunity to practise:

Twisting pipe cleaners together
Threading

 

And learn about:

 

Christmas symbols

 

Discussion topics:

 
Where decorations usually hang
Where bells are found
The sound bells make