Step One: Gather materials.
- 2 different-colored pool noodles
- a jump rope
- a water bin filled with water
- a ladle
Step Two: Cut the pool noodles up into 3-inch "beads" and place in the water bin.
Step Three: Have the child scoop the "beads" out of the bin one-by-one using the ladle and gather them in a pile on the floor.
Step Four: Cut the ends of the jump rope off using the scissors.
Step Five: Have the child lace the 3-inch "beads" onto the rope, making a pattern with the different-colored "beads".