Tap! Tap! Tap! There goes your jolly kid tapping away!
Tap dancing is one of the dance forms which create beautiful sounds.
If your kids love to dance, then why not give them pennies shoes, and make them believe that it is the original tap shoes?
Your kid will get amused after putting on these shoes, just like they get bewitched by shoes that glow on the bottom. Besides, buying the actual tap shoes comes with a price tag, so instead of purchasing it, it is best to save money and glue pennies to your kid’s shoes.
After following the right trick, the magic will brew and make their ordinary shoes into dancing shoes.
Want to try this mind-blowing and spectacular technique in your notorious kids?
Then keep reading this piece!
Why are parents gluing pennies to shoes?
You might have seen pennies stuck to some kids’ shoes and wondered what kind of strange trend is that? You might also question yourself, why would you glue pennies to the bottom of your shoe?
Well, it may come as a shock to you that parents have been using this technique since old times. Want to know the reason behind it?
As we all know, parenting is the most difficult job! They have to deal with their kid’s tantrums and adamant behavior.
It may sound weird but gluing coins to your kid’s shoes might change yours and your kid’s life. Besides, you can also glue your shoes with pennies and create dancing mom shoes, and dance with your kids!
This technique is known as “Pennies for Entertainment” which will keep your restless kids occupied for the entire day.
Moreover, it will also keep them focused while they are getting ready for school. The clinging sound of the shoes will keep them entertained and motivated to keep walking while having fun.
You can use this trick for another technique known as Right Foot, Left Foot.” If your kids tend to wear left shoes in the right one, then this trick will solve your problem. All you have to do is cut a sticker in half and glue it to the insides of the shoe.
After using our tricks, your kids will be able to distinguish their left and right shoes. Besides, it will be more like a puzzle game for them while ensuring they are wearing the right shoe.
What happens when you glue pennies to the bottom of shoes?
When we have a few pennies in our pocket, it makes clicking sounds, but what will happen when you put it on the shoes?
Coins are made out of copper, which creates a sound, and when you stick it to the bottom of a kid’s shoes, it will produce a unique sound too.
Well, in other words, it will create friction when pennies and ground come in contact. Shoes will make a sound that is similar to tap dancer’s shoes. You can mimic the tap shoes and make your child amused. But it is not as easy as it seems!
The result will depend on conditions like how much glue you apply, how you stick it to generate sound, as well as a proportionate amount of coins struck in the shoes.
Various other factors play important roles in generating more sounds.
|. The methods used to glue coins to your kid’s shoes.|
|. The well-furnished marble floor will create more sounds.|
|. A wooden floor will work fine too!|
Why glue pennies to shoes?
There are several benefits of gluing pennies to shoes, and the main one is keeping your kid happy and distracted while you are working. There are several more benefits of why you should glue pennies to shoes, which we have mentioned below.
|. Gluing penny to shoes can save around 30 dollars.|
|. The tapping of the coins on the sole will make it look like a tap shoe.|
|. It keeps the strong grip of your child on the ground.|
Ingredients you need to glue pennies to kids’ shoes
Well, the materials that you need to glue the coins are present right at your home. There are three main things that you will need.
These things are easy and simple, right? Now, let’s move to the next important step of this article, shall we?
How to stick the pennies to the bottom of your kid’s shoes?
It is pretty easy to stick glue to your kid’s shoe. But it does depend on two situations. First, use pennies to put the right weight on the shoes. Second, use the right amount of the glue to stick it to the shoes. So want to know how to do it?
|. Firstly, squeeze out the right proportion of glue to stick it to the sole of the shoes.|
|. Then, slowly stick two drops of glue and put it in the middle of the penny. If the shoes are bigger, then add more drops.|
|. Now, take three pennies and place each one of them on the Northside of the shoe horizontally.|
|. Then, go southward and stick the pennies on the base of the shoes. Follow the same procedure, but do it carefully, or else it won’t make the right clinking sound.|
So, what do you think of this creative idea?
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