Useful sites to get free/discount school supplies. Ideas for inventive/DIY school supplies.
Interesting infographic on the out-of-pocket expenses a teacher spends a year on school supplies.
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From dried out marker to fresh new watercolor paint! Don't throw your old markers away, revive them! Soak old markers in a cup of water overnight. The longer they sit the better. Then, presto: vibrant water color paint! You can experiment mixing various colors of markers. You'll end up with unique, one of a kind paint! Plus, you'll save money and be recycling!
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