your kitchen with a miniature “dishpan regatta.” You and your kids can easily make boats and catamarans with common household items. To make a sailboat, insert a toothpick into a cork near one end (the mast). Then cut out an appropriately sized triangular sail from the plastic liner of a cereal or cracker box and tape it onto the mast. Now cut a slit (your job) into
insert a dime about an eighth of an inch or deep enough so that it will stay in place. The dime will keep the boat upright in the water. Place the boats in a dishpan filled with water, and provide your captains