Truck Tracks !

May 27,2009
Craftivity Corner
Allison McDonald( )

Allison McDonald is a former preschool teacher who now spends her days learning with her 3-year-old son and baby daughter. She lives in the Seattle area with her husband and two children.

Photobucket Parents contact me often about getting their reluctant to sit and paint boys into art. My answer is find something they love and incorporate it into a craft and they will be much more likely to have fun and come back for more. I have done this project many times over the years and it's always a huge hit. 1. Gather your materials. You will need a large piece of paper, some toy trucks that have cool tire treads, paint and a plate to spread the paint in. Photobucket 2. Spread some paint on your plate ( we mixed ours all together) and dip your truck in. Make sure the wheels are all covered in paint. Photobucket 3. Drive it all around your paper, leaving tracks! Photobucket 4. Repeat with your other trucks . Please note you should have a few sheets of paper on hand, I have never ever made just one, my son always asks to do more! Photobucket 5. Let dry Photobucket