An easy activity for a winter playdate. Materials Various white, silver, clear and blue beads Elastic beading cord* Needle (optional) Scissors Tray *You could use clasps if the child prefers this. Directions Cut lengths of cord for the number of children (plus a bit extra). Put out a variety of beads for children to make necklaces, bracelets etc. in a tray. Lace the beads on the cord. (Some children, depending on their age and the size of the beads etc. may like a needle for this.) Enjoy making and wearing snowy bracelets! Purpose Developing fine motor skills. Working together/ sharing materials (They could make a bracelet for each other.) Safety Notes Beads can be a choking hazard. Please keep them out of reach from children 0-3 years of age or those that tend to put things in their mouths. Exercise care with scissors. Use with adult supervision. String, cord etc. can be a strangulation hazard, thus they are not meant for play and should be used with supervision. Please like & share: Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.