DIY:: When you have to hang something with exact holes, photocopy the back and use as a template. Are you kidding me?
Wooden Growth Chart Ruler - love this. We just removed our pantry door with all the kids' measurements. Want to re-create it and this might be a good start. I also might want one in my classroom!!
Create your own bowl out of a record album by melting it in your oven! So simple, and the outcome is something you can have on display in your house. Coast Music Therapy tip: choose a record that has a special meaning to you (but maybe has a few scratches) as a daily inspiration to store your trinkets.
DIY make a small heater for a small room in your home on a boat, etc. anywhere it gets cold - and do it for pennies a day! Tutorial video in link. Two flower pots, one large and one smaller, a metal bread type tin, and 4 small votive candles for every four hours of heat. Tricky and clever way to get toasty! 15 cent, room lighting diy, candles, diy boat survival, clay flowers, breads, flower pots, home offices, tea lights
Heating your home office for 8 pence a day-too cool! Could have used this during the blizzard last year!! Potheadforkandle - www.keepturningle...
Idea Paint - cover a wall for students to collaborate on a larger, interactive space.... #ettipad
Whoa. So super awesome. Especially for when you want to be outside but are too lazy to do much of anything. :) Now I just need a tree to hold it!
DIY Glass Insulator Pendant Lamp. And you thought I was obsessed with Ball jars. They got nothing on glass insulators.
Have students decorate an umbrella as a gift for classroom volunteers. Add a tag that says, "Whatever the weather, we think you shine!"
Tea Cup Bird Baths and Feeders I have teacups and saucers galore!!! Hmmm.....
Top 14 Way to Reuse Light Bulbs | Green Eco Services
Totally worth the trip to this blog! These are in a classroom, but....Oh, the ways to use in play therapy...let me count the ways! Too cute and super easy to make. Lorax trees from tissue pom poms and pool noodles with duct tape! duct tape, pool noodles, idea, dr seuss trees, classroom themes, tissue pom pom, truffula tree, teach, lorax tree
Lorax trees! Too super cute and super easy to make. Who is coming into Room 204 to help make them??
Ok so here is my $30 pocket chart with magnetic dry erase board. The frame is from Target. It is Room Essentials Clothes rack with extension arms on both sides. I have one hanging out. I added a magnetic dry erase board another teacher threw out. Put red duck tape around battered edges. Drilled 6 holes and zip tied it to the clothes rack. I added 2 large baskets under it to hold manipulatives. So sturdy I can put multiple charts on it with shower curtain hangers. Oh and it has wheels to roll.
Purchase stair risers from your local home improvement store...paint them white and add some window boxes... small herb garden?
DIY ::: Add Vintage elements to your abode with a Wine Barrel Inspired Tray ::::: ❥
I love the idea of having a large scale map (5-6 feet across) that is a monotone patchwork kinda thing. The states would be cork backed with craft or wallpapers being used to create the quilt look. Then guests can stick pins into the map showing us where they come from. 50 states, travel maps, cork boards, bulletin boards, world maps, place, military families, united states, kid
Amazing site the has TONS of ideas for each room in your house. WARNING: If you thought Pinterest was the most addicting site, think again. -uh oh have been here yet, but could be a problem... Haha window, dream homes, decorating ideas, column, door, dream houses, front porches, house decorations, stone houses
Uh oh... Amazing site the has TONS of ideas for each room in your house. WARNING: If you thought Pinterest was the most addicting site, think again.