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Recycled Box Bookmarks

Recycled Box Bookmarks
Photo by: masamom

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Encourage recycling with this environmentally-friendly project.

Time
15 minutes
Ages
36 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
Rating

Supplies

  • 1 Recycled cardboard food box (Cereal boxes work well.)
  • Hole Puncher
  • Scissors
  • Ribbon (Any color)
  • Ruler
  • Marker

Steps

  1. Flatten box completely.
  2. Measure and draw a 6 inch by 2 inch rectangle on cardboard. Cut out.
  3. Hole punch a hole about an inch from the top of the rectangle.
  4. Cut a 6 inch piece of ribbon.
  5. Thread ribbon through hole. Tie ribbon in knot to secure.
  6. Leave as is or decorate further as desired.

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