“What if we put as much emphasis on art supplies and creative tools as we do on toys?” My favorite quote from Megan Schiller’s book, The New Playroom, and an idea I’m totally on board with. I’ve pouted and whined a lot…
For the kids. Put practice sheets into plastic sheet protectors so students can practice with a dry erase marker then erase when finished so its ready for the next day/next student. Idea: Chart Binders from Teacher Tipster.
Help young students ddevelop story sense and retelling skills with this super simple DIY Felt Board for Story Retelling- using props/visual aids to tell a story helps enhance the story and easier for children to comprehend what the story is about.
Book art is a really bittersweet medium for me. I hate to see a book destroyed, on the other hand, the product of that destruction can be spectacular. ALSO - I miss the Minnesota Center for Book Arts and Coffee Gallery @ Open Book.
great recipe binder idea using mini binder, sheet page protectors for tried and true recipes, full sheet protectors for rough copies of recipes to try, even small pouches for magnetic menu board pieces (free recipe card printable)