Masking Tape Airport

As part of our Aeroplane Theme on The SEN Resources Blog we’ve made a toy airport out of masking tape and duplo. Simple and quick activity that provides hours of imaginative play fun! 


What do you need:

  • Masking Tape (quite a lot!)
  • Pen
  • Something to make your airport buildings (duplo, building blocks, cardboard)
  • Toy planes

What do you do? 

  1. Depending on the size of the area of floor you want to use, create a couple of runways by taping the masking tape onto the floor (check the floor can’t be damaged… I’m taking no responsibility!) 
  2. Create thinner parts for the airplanes to taxi round to the runways 
  3. Using a few strips of tape make the area in front of the airport for the airplanes. 
  4. Build your airport buildings- we used duplo and made terminal buildings and a control tower. 
  5. Play!

4 thoughts on “Masking Tape Airport

  1. What a brilliant idea. My grandson is fascinated with aeroplanes so making an airport will be a great activity for him to do with his grandad. Thanks for the idea.

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