Duct Tape Wallets

Summary: Reinvent duct tape and make wallets or other creations!


  • Duct tape (it helps to have a variety of colors)
  • Scissors
  • Printed-out directions

Instructions: Follow the instructions provided below. Depending on the age of the kids, you can add extra pockets or not. If you want to bring something different or more advanced, you can try making coasters, etc.

Debrief Questions:

  • Did you think you would be able to make a wallet out of just tape?
  • What did you do when it got challenging?

Grade Level: 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th & Up

Messiness Level: Sort of Messy

Activity Length: Long (>30 minutes)