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    Trash turned Kids Crafts! (kids crafts made from recycled materials)

    We love making crafts with our kids and especially LOVE using materials from the recycle bin! This board is a collection of the best kids crafts made from recycled, re-used, and re-proposed materials. If you would like to join us in pinning your kid's crafts or play activities, please follow and leave us a comment on a pin by The Sugar Aunts.

    Trash turned Kids Crafts! (kids crafts made from recycled materials)

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    Work on handwriting and letter formation with a tripod grasp and hand strengthening with this activity. A foam tray and a chop stick make a great handwriting activity for kids working on writing their name and letters.

    Here's a novel idea for play dough activities: use recyclables as play dough toys. Recycled plastics have some amazing textures for kids to explore.

    Cardboard Playhouse - How to Make a Fold-Up Terrace for Kids

    Dramatic Play Time! Make a Pretend City with Paper Bags

    Spider puppet craft made from recycled seedling containers!

    RECYCLE OLD TOYS!!!! Crafty Halloween Ideas: Make your own MUTANT TOYS from leftover toy parts!

    Soda Bottle Boats - sink them or float them

    Find a super-simple tutorial to make a paper plate flying saucer toy that looks REALLY COOL when it is thrown like a frisbee and will get the kids outside to have some out of this world fun! {One Time Through}

    Recycled Cardboard Camera, the laundry detergent lid worked out so well for the lens //

    Pool Noodle Spiders - 5 minute fun craft for kids. No gluing, no paint, no mess. This would make for a great summer craft for the backyard or at camp! //

    Heart Shaped Binoculars ~ Valentine craft ideas

    FREE Build-a-treehouse Printable for kids

    Prepare for back to school and hectic morning routines with story stones. Create your own based on your morning's tasks and schedule. Kids can play, sort, organize, and schedule out their morning before school starts so they know the routine and hopefully make school and weekday mornings easier before getting onto the bus! Also adaptable to homeschool morning routines, too!

    DIY Duct Tape Pencil Holders

    Learn how to make the classic DIY toy: Tin Can Stilts!

    Toilet roll leprechaun king | Kids Activities Blog.

    Learn how to make and use a simple DIY abacus.

    Despicable Me Minions Craft Idea Foam Pencil Holder

    If you looked in your garbage can or recycling bin right now, you are likely find a collection of cardboard boxes, cartons, jars, and other containers considered by most to be junk. Do you have a hard time throwing that "junk" away, thinking of all the possibilities of what it could become? Good news – you don’t have to! Read on as eBay shares some unique ways to reuse old containers and give them new life, saving them from the landfill!

    Orca (Killer Whale) puppet craft made from recycled seedling containers!

    6 super creative uses for recycled toilet paper rolls. Get inspired with these cool crafty ideas.

    toilet paper roll animal crafts. These are super cute!

    Cat TP Roll Gift Boxes. A super cute upcycled project come gift wrap idea. Fill with small treats or something bigger