>You will need: popcorn, needle, and string.
Pop popcorn in an air popper (do not use microwave popcorn). Thread a needle with string and stick the needle through the popcorn. Keeping sewing popcorn onto your string until you have a length you want. You can place it on the Christmas tree or place it outside for animals to snack on.
Make this a family activity: Have everyone make strings to hang.
This activity promotes fine motor skills and eye-hand coordination.