Paper Roll Marble Run

Paper Roll Marble Run

Create a marble run track with paper rolls!

Requires very little in terms of materials, minimal clean-up, and it encourages children to use problem-solving and creative thinking skills.

4 - 7
Est. Time:
<1 hour

How we did it:

Materials List

  1. toilet paper tubes
  2. toilet paper tubes
  3. masking tape
  4. painter's tape / blue tape
  5. scissors
  6. markers
  7. washi tape/colored tape
  1. Begin by decorating the tubes with strips of colorful tape or markers. You can cut the tubes open to decorate the interior too. 

  2. Tape the tubes to a canvas or a wall with painters/masking tape, and then test the run to see if it works.