Make a magnetic fishing game
Making your own magnetic fishing game can be a great party game idea or just a fun rainy day activity for kids. Free fish printable included.
What you need:
- 2 x free fish printables
- 2 x sticks
- wool or string
- twig or chopstick
- 2 x magnets (just use old fridge magnets)
- 14 metal paper clips
- coloured pencils
Print out one sheet of fish for each player.
Colour in your fishies.
Cut them out.
Match them up and glue the two sides together, place a paper clip inside each one, with the end just sticking out of the front of the fish.
Make a fishing pole by winding string around the end of a twig or chopstick, leaving about 20cm dangling at the end. Attach a magnet to the end.
Put the fishes in a bowl and go fishing.
How to make it into a fun party game:
Use a timer. Set the time limit. The person with the most fishes at the end of the time limit wins.
Thanks to our sister company Kidspot
for creating the printable templates. Australia
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