Games and Toys History


1.  No need to wait for your next party, Here is a fun balloon game you can play now!

2.  Have you ever played balloon hockey?  Check this out!

3.  Grab some Legos and make your own balloon powered car!  You could even make a race track or pile up some blocks for your car to crash into.  You can find the instructions here.

Did you know the earliest balloons were made out of animal parts? Thankfully, we use less gross materials now, but who made the first balloon float & why? Why are balloons used at parties & what other uses of balloons are there?

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