How to make a catapult out of the box with your own hands-a toy for children. We will need: Box of strong cardboard Thick elastic bands Pencil Toothpicks Scissors Scotch Step 1Make the basket. You can use a matchbox, or create your own basket from a piece of cardboard, as shown: Step 2 Attach a basket of tape to the end of the pencil. This is the catapult lever .. Step 3 Open the top of the box Step 4 Insert the rubber band into the side opening of the box Step 5 Hold a few toothpicks in the loop Step 6 Do the same with the other side of the box. Holding on to the middle of the elastic, twist it. Step 7 It remains to insert our lever into the rubber band. everything, the catapult is ready! Look, we also made traffic lights, guitars, cashiers and board games for children with their own hands from boxes.