Space rocket

  • Difficulty Level
    Difficulty Level
  • Age
    3 to 6 years
  • Who`s crafting?
    Who`s crafting?
    Parents with kids
  • Theme
    Fun and games

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For your journey to the moon!

Every astronaut needs a space rocket! For this rocket you don't even need an engine, just some materials and a lot of fantasy. Let the journey to the moon begin! Or are you even looking for far away galaxies?


  • paper roll
  • round lid (big one)
  • thick red, black and yellow paper  board
  • Foam shapes
  • Glitter glue pens
  • Glitter shapes and forms


  • pen  
  • stapler  
  • Pritt PVA Craft Glue

For parents/adults:

One step requires the help of an adult. Please supervise that step so your child doesn't get hurt.



Step 1

Cut 3 equal stripes on the paper: 2 black and 1 red. Glue them on the paper.

Step 2

Roll next to each other and glue the stripes with Pritt PVA Craft Gluethe paper.ripes with Pritt PVA Craft Glue.

Step 3

Place the lid on the red paper and draw design with pen. Cut the circle with scissors. Draw a smaller circle on the black paper and cut this one, too.

Step 4

Glue the black circle on the red circle. Let it dry well. Then cut out a triangle with scissors. Glue the two parts onto each other. Then cut 2 squares of 8 cm on the red paper. Draw another 2 circles on the black paper (same height as the small black circle. Glue them onto the red square. Use the pen and board to design a diagonal on the square. Cut it in 2 to obtain 4 triangles. Create the fuse‘s flame.

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Step 5

Draw the big drop on the red paper and the smaller one on the yellow paper.

Step 6

Now glue the yellow drop on the red drop.

Step 7

Fold a 0.5 cm margin for each triangle. Use Pritt PVA Craft Glue to glue the flame
on the inside of the roll. Glue the nose of the fuse on the roll with Pritt PVA Craft Glue.
Then glue the triangle on the roll.

Step 8

Decor your spaceship with Glitter Glue Pens, glitter and foam.