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DIY tic tac toe games

Tic-tac-toe is a classic game where kids can learn:

  • strategy needed to get three in a row horizontally, vertically or diagonally, while blocking their opponent from doing the same
  • being a good sport, whether they win or lose the game
  • turn taking
  • colour and pattern recognition

Tic tac toe game pieces can be made with:

  • wooden door handles
  • wood rounds
  • sticks and stones
  • painted rocks
  • buttons
  • fabric and felt

DIY tic-tac-toe games

Here are some of our favourite tic tac toe game ideas:


Magical mushrooms for learning and play from Make It Your Own

burlap and wood rounds

Burlap and branches tic-tac-toe game in a bag from I Can Teach My Child


Nature inspired twig-tac-toe from Fireflies and Mud Pies

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Painted rocks tic-tac-toe from Run Wild My Child


Tic-tac-toe – stone bees and ladybirds from Red Ted Art


On the go tic-tac-toe sewing tutorial from Crazy Little Projects


Make your own mini travel game from Canadian Family


Noughts and crosses travel game from Sum of Their Stories


Love hearts tic-tac-toe from Miss Daisy Patterns

fabric tic tac toe

Tic-tac-toe tutorial from Karin Jordan Studio

You can find more fun tic-tac-toe game ideas on our Pinterest page here.





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