one drawer recycling center makes sorting easy. I'd like a space for trash, glass/plastic, paper, things like bulbs and battery that
Wrapping - Packing Ideas
trash and recycling in one... I'd like it better if it had a different finish, but this would totally work.
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Definitely a fan of double trash cans in a drawer, they're out of the way but easily accessible, and one can be used for recycling and one for trash. Love the bag space too :)
Find an inexpensive bookshelf at your local Goodwill and paint it any color you like and then if you like add a fun background with wrapping paper or scrapbook paper if you want a more fun look. Just add wine and glass hooks to hang your bottles and glasses! It's that easy and it makes for a great entertaining space!
DIY Projects and Gift Ideas
DIY Hidden Slide Out Trash and Recycle Bin. Keep trash and recycle containers out of sight. A pullout provides easy access to garbage and recycling containers. The clever feature keeps these kitchen necessities close at hand but out of sight. Never have an ugly trash can in your kitchen again. Partitioned, pullout garbage cans built into these kitchen cabinets make quick work of dividing glass, plastic, paper, and cans from www.sengerson.com.
Cool. I'd put pictures of things that build a house like family members and such
Math Sorting Mats for Centers Numbers 11 to 20 Sorting mats and cards that help younger students with one to one correspondence, counting, and cardinality. Great center activity!
When you are short on space, hanging baskets are a great solution. You just need to purchase a few inexpensive wicker type baskets and install them on your wall. Not only is this an easy project, it’s a very cheap one and gives you a place to store things like towels and washcloths, toiletries and anything else that you need extra room for.
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These Food Groups Sorting Mats With Real Photos include 6 unique sorting mats that focus on identifying the 5 food groups with a junk food themed bonus mat. (Please see preview photos for details.) At an independent workstation, center or language group, students complete the following sorting and classification activities. Sorting Fruit Sorting Vegetables Sorting Meat/Protein Sorting Grains Sorting Dairy Sorting Junk Food
How to Knit: 45 Free and Easy Knitting Patterns. I'd like to try knitting a few things and see if they come out nice enough for gifts!
Might like to try this.
Stack Up Recycle Bins - I think this might work for cans, glass and paper, plastic milk jugs and such are so big they'd probably need there own bin - anyone else notice that they're recycling unopened cans in the photo??
Outdoor recycling and trash storage solution - I like this but with a ramp of some sort and a little bigger for all our cans!
These Community Helpers Sorting Mats w/ Real Photos include 10 unique sorting mats that focus on identifying community helpers and objects associated with them. At an independent workstation, center or language group, students complete the following sorting mats by identifying the community helper and the things associated with him or her. For example the police officer mat includes handcuffs, a police car, a flashlight, a police hat, a police vest, etc.
Rotary Recycling Center...would be great to keep trash and recycling in the kitchen without being in the way or having to take it out every other day. (by Knape & Vogt) $116.58 More info on the RRC28K-W Corner Recycling Center- White by Knape and Vogt. Features 3 removable 32 quart bins that rotate on a 1" diameter post. It is the perfect solution for your 36" base corner cabinet.
How To make camping easy!!! One drawer per person and one tote with three drawers for kitchen stuff. No more sorting through bags!
Build a home recycling center It's easy to close the back door and pretend that the jumble of recycling bins and garbage cans outside doesn't exist--but that only works when you're in the house. Building a short lean-to just big enough to hold everything solves the problem, and you can put it together in one weekend.
DIY Giant Buttons Wall Decor tutorial (plus templates). We like super tiny cute things, and we like giant things. Today I’m going to show you how to make these giant buttons – perfect for a craft room or sewing space! I’ve also made it really easy for you to with my handy dandy templates that fit multiple sizes
The snack bar is 2 IKEA kitchen cabinets and a 15" beverage cooler. Microwave for movie popcorn. Cabinet on right conceals a trash/recycling center, & storage. A granite remnant forms the countertop. Three puck lights above are controlled by Z-wave technology with a Harmony 890 universal remote, as is all lighting in the space. This is a retrofit anyone can do.
Looks like a fun craft to do with kids and great idea for recycling toilet paper rolls (with tutorial).
Guided Reading Observations Checklist Copy this page back and front to have an easy-to-use checklist when reading in small groups. Having all students (up to 6) from the same reading group on the one page, makes it easy for the teacher to quickly tick off things that are observed or take notes without having to leaf through several pieces of paper.
Add glitter to paper mache letters for easy Christmas decor that makes a statement! ClassyClutter.net