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Critical Thinking Activities: Cardboard box sculptures, styrofoam sculptures, tin can magnetic robots
The Chocolate Muffin Tree: Recycled Styrofoam Sculptures
If you can't recycle it, then turn it into art! 23 cool kid projects for Earth Day.
simple and great idea for older elementary. Tie in science, the environment, seems like kids will love.
Mrs. Filth Wizardry creates multi-level Lego amazingness with a hole punch and card stock. That woman is a creative genius.
Heart II fiber art soft sculpture by Cesart64 on Etsy, $109.00
original silverware sculpture flatware - Burning Man - recycled utensils ooak
trash monster, but I think this could be great even if less scary for an exploration of recycling/trash, etc.
Robot junk sculptures. I have a good story to go with this robot.
Rolled magazine sculpture. Saw this as a lesson once where students made patterned paper first and then turned it into tubes. Like the idea a lot but they need something better than just stacking the pieces.
Kids Art Activity: 3-D art for kids: sculptures with mini wooden dowels
DIY: Great project for teachers to do in art class, kids to do at home with parents or grandparents for Mother's day or any day! Cut paper relief sculptures in tin can planters.
Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational: Dale Chihuly-Inspired "Glass" Sculpture
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Wire art!! You can use it for notes or pictures.. we just give it a little color at the base and voala!! :)