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Idk if it would be worth the effort, but maybe just maybe :) : Turning Trash Into Toys For Learning by Arvind Gupta who believes, "The best thing a child can do with a toy is break it !" shares simple yet stunning plans for turning trash into seriously entertaining, well-designed toys that kids can build themselves -- while learning basic principles of science and design. via ted. #Arvin_Gupta #Toys #DIY

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Reading Rainbow. complete list of 155 youtube Reading Rainbow episodes. Just great great resource. Most films 27 minutes long. books plus extras.

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5 Construction Challenges for Kids

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Arvind Gupta: Turning trash into toys for learning, TED - 'The best think a child can do with a toy is to break it.' Arvind Gupta is an Indian toy inventor and popularizer of science for kids. Creating simple toys out of trash and everyday goods, he illustrates principles of science and design in a memorably hands-on fashion. He works at the Children's Science Centre in Pune, India. #Arvin_Gupta #Toys #Science #TED

How to: Architecture Basics - Constructing Cardboard Furniture by Arvind Gupta. For more Toys from Trash and other experiments:

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