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Don't throw that away. Recycle it instead! Check out these fun crafts that are made out of objects we normally just toss out.

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Milk Carton Train

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Give items that usually get tossed in the trash a second life with this green arts and crafts activity for kindergarteners. Make a milk carton train engine!

Make a Pirate Hook!

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Does your child long to be the next Captain Hook? This great craft activity will provide an invaluable accessory for any costume box: a pirate hook!

Sock Octopus

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Encourage your child to jump into sea creature science by creating her own colorful "socktopus" sculpture.

Plant a Memory

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Preserve some precious memories this Mother's Day! Make a shoe planter out of that old pair of your child's favorite shoes.

Toilet Paper Roll Maracas

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Music instruments can be expensive. Sidestep steep prices with this art project that uses recycled materials to create a melodious music maker!

Milk Carton Counting Houses

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Using nothing fancier than old milk cartons and popsicle sticks, create a village full of fun learning for your kindergarten math student.

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Photo Holder

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Looking for a fun way to display photos? Give recycled objects a second life by turning them into a creative photo holder.

100th Day of School Recycle Craft

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Celebrate the 100th Day of School by making an amazing sculpture using recycled materials.

Make a Blue Jean Pocket Purse

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Getting your treasures from place to place is tough. Help your child with this task by making a denim pouch from recycled blue jeans!

Recycling Tree

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Celebrate Earth Day with a decorative tree made out of strictly reused and recycled materials.

Cardboard Bugs

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Reuse and recycle cardboard tubes to make spooky spiders, kooky caterpillars, wacky worms, and more.

Cereal Box House

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Recycle your cereal boxes and engage your child's creativity with this fun arts and crafts project.

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Coffee Can Stilts

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If you have a young child who loves physical stunts, try making these coffee-can stilts for backyard fun.

Cardboard Box Dollhouse

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For most kids the fun is in the process, and making a dollhouse out of cardboard boxes is as creative as it gets! Here's how to make your own dollhouse.

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