Paper Plate Racket

Here's a quick paper plate racket craft idea for little kids. Once made, just scrunch up some paper to make small balls and you'll be able to play tennis inside whatever the weather!

Paper plate racket
Our paper plate racket, with brilliantly drawn strings by Sam!

You will need:

Large paper plate
Paint
Pen
Scrap paper for ball

Instructions

Paint the rim of the plate. When dry, draw a crisscross pattern across your plate. Very simple! Now use that scrunched up paper as a ball to practise your ball skills, or make two rackets and play tennis with a friend.

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