Tag Archives: upcycling

Another sensory bottle post

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Sensory Bottles

As a toddler teacher, one of my favorite inexpensive toys to make is the sensory bottle: a plastic bottle (usually from water, Voss is my favorite brand, based on bottle shapes) filled an interesting material. They come in two varieties: … Continue reading

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Upcycled Daffodils

I can’t take credit for this particular project, but I do want people to know about it, because I think it’s total genius:     While I haven’t done this project myself, it *seems* simple, clever, and inexpensive. Yet another … Continue reading

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Rainbow Collage

First, a word on STUFF. If you work in early childhood education, especially if you love art like I do, you start to see everything as a great potential project.  Nothing needs to be wasted, those scraps of yarn or … Continue reading

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