• 1 large tube
  • 1 roll aluminium foil
  • 1 red paper
  • 6 toilet rolls


  1. cut a large tube to the length you would like your spaceship
  2. then using a round plate draw around the plate making a circle shape the cut up on side until you reach the middle. Then pull around to make the top of your rocket, The put 6 toilet rolls for the rockets engines at the bottom and put red paper out the bottom.
  3. Then cover in aluminium foil. You can then add your own little touches to make it personal.

Notes... This is great fun to make with the kids

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  • jodie80
    • 19 Mar 2014
      2:33 pm

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  • Oooohhhh, look at the kids huge grin! He is so impressed with what’s been created. Making stuff is always so much fun


  • my boys would have a ball playing with these!


  • This is brilliant! Need to find something big enough for the tube. I’m keen to make this.


  • Your little boy looks so proud and happy. Great project to share. Thank you.


  • This rocket looks beautiful .


  • The rocket ship look’s colourful and fun,thanks!


  • Recycling love it. Great job


  • Better than the ones you buy in the shop I suspect!


  • Well I must keep the empty toilet roll holders or innards from now on.


  • What a good idea thanks for sharing


  • rocketship time to fly off


  • Wow! That’s a rocket ship and a half! No wonder he looks so happy!


  • The kid in the picture looks pretty happy with himself. No wonder if he made that rocket ship, it does look impressive


  • Really nice idea! Thanks for sharing this!


  • zoooooooooooooom vrooommmmmmm…lovely


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