You can use wrapped candy and gum to make a race car (left), a train (center) or a plane.

Close up of train, buy can be personalized with child's favorite candy. All is edible.

CANDY RACE CAR

(Grades K-6. Younger children can make with supervision)

Supplies:

Low temperature hot glue gun (Younger children can use tacky glue or double sided tape)
One large package of gum
Four round peppermint candies
One shiny candy about 1 1/4 inches long
Two mini chocolate bars


Directions:

Step 1
Glue shiny candy to front of gum package as a bumper

Step 2
Glue four round candies on as wheels

Step 3
Glue the one candy bar on the back, allowing it to stick off the back a little.

Step 4
Glue the other candy bar along the back of the first one to create a T.


CANDY TRAIN ORNAMENT

(grades 1-6)

Supplies:
Low temperature glue gun, tacky glue or double sided tape
One roll of Lifesavers (cylinder-shaped candy about 3 1/2 inches long)
One small package of gum
Four round wrapped candies (such as peppermints)
One Hershey’s Kiss
One large rectangular caramel like candy
One mini chocolate bar


Directions:

Step 1
Glue cylinder candy roll to gum package. Glue peppermints to lower sides for wheels

Step 2
Push caramel onto cylinder body to make the cab of the engine.

Step 3
Put a glob of hot glue on cylinder roll and put Hershey’s Kiss near front.

Step 4
Glue little chocolate bar on top of cab for the roof


CANDY AIRPLANE

(grades 1-6)

Supplies:
2 packs of gum
Small roll of candy
Low temperature hot glue gun


Directions:

Step 1
For wings, glue one stick of gum to top of a pack of gum and one stick on the bottom

Step 2
Glue the small roll of candy under bottom wing

Step 3
Fold a stick of gum to form a T and glue to end of pack of gum for tail

Step 4
Glue a wrapped candy to front of pack of gum for front propeller


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