Make your own mini-Olympic torches to play along at home.
- Begin by painting the paper towel roll the color of your choice
and let dry completely.
- Take several sheets of red, orange and yellow tissue paper and
layer them together
- Stuff the tissue paper into one end of the tube to create the
"flames." Use the scissors to snip the edges of the tissue paper to
make the "flames" appear more real (an adult can do the cutting for
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