Spaghetti Noodle Lacing

Materials: Playdoh, spaghetti noodle, other noodles or cheerios for lacing

Stick a spaghetti noodle upright in a chunk of playdoh and use it to string other noodles or cheerios. B had a lot of fun with this and it is great for motor skill development. As you can see we got carried away and made a lot of these (below). We also used this for working with patterns.


  1. says

    I’m going to do it as soon as they wake up! I love it! P.S. The light is working better and better everyday! I heard Caden say on the monitor “No Drakey, it’s still ni ni time” and Drakey said, “OK”. Love it!

  2. says

    This is a great idea! It would also teach about using “careful” hands so that you do not break the noddles. D can use some practice on that!

  3. says

    Love this idea and all the possibilities to adapt to meet the different needs, skill levels and interests of my children – patterns, counting, color sorting, tallest, ……


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