Elaine Lynch
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Guitar paper plate. "I like to play this guitar," says Piper

Paper Plate Banjo Stack two heave weight paper plates and staple them together for durability. Attach a paint stick to the back and glue beads to the end as the pegs. Finally, add strings by stretching rubber bands around the stacked plates.

Looks like a fun hands on craft for Halloween or if you're doing a unit on Bugs!

Preschool Crafts by alberta spider hand print and thumb prints for letter Ss and an adorable halloween craft also

Pasta Starfish:  Using pasting, small star shaped pasta, adds rich texture to this starfish.  The children would love to make their own starfish.  This activity could follow a story about starfish and other sea creatures, which would reinforce that vocabulary.  This would make a DAP activity.

Pasta Starfish: Using pasting, small star shaped pasta, adds rich texture to this starfish. The children would love to make their own starfish. This activi

Introducing.... THE GLUE SPONGE! You just cut a sponge to fit in a container, pour glue it, and the kids can just press their little cut-up pieces of paper on it. No more globby glue puddles! SAY WHAT?

The Glue Sponge >> Cut a sponge to fit container, and pour glue in. Kids can tap their shapes on the top of the sponge for a thin, even coat of glue - no more puddles!