Blast off!

In this class, our tiny explorers prepared for space by making super cool jet packs. They thought and spoke about “outer space”, and let their imaginations run wild as they became astronauts.



  1. X2 Paper towel tubes or x4 Toilet paper rolls

  2. Masking tape if you are using Toilet Paper rolls

  3. Hot glue gun

  4. Cardboard

  5. 1m Elastic band per child.

  6. Pipe cleaner

  7. Punch

  8. Glue stick

  9. Cheap white fabric

  10. Tinfoil

  11. Stapler

  12. Watercolour paint & paint brush

  13. Water jug / bowl

  14. Hand towel

  15. Apron

step by step

Scared that you will forget some of the steps? Download a step by step  "cheat sheet" to keep handy whilst presenting your class. Download the PDF here.

Download the Occupational Therapist write-up here and share it with the parents (along with photos) after class on your WhatsApp group/ individually or via email.


You can also use wool instead of elastic band. Secure it through holes before the class. Test the length to make sure it fits comfortably on a child as it wont be able to stretch.

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