Shoe-Shoe Train

Duration: any

Age: toddler, child

Skill for Bub: Muscle Builder, Hand/eye coordination, Just for fun, Mind Builder


Transform your child’s shoes into a toy that is sure to become one of her favorites.

All aboard! Your little train lover will surely enjoy playing with this makeshift locomotive.

  • Tie four shoes together by their laces in a single row.
  • Tie a plastic bracelet to one end to use as the handle.
  • Put plastic characters and objects in each of the “cars” of the train.
  • Show your child how to pull the train. Then let her imagine she is the conductor, taking the passengers to their destinations!