Parents and kids all over the country have suddenly found themselves in a new situation, displacing kids from their schools and daily routine due to the coronavirus. Do you find yourself scrambling to figure out what to do with your child/children during the day or how to cultivate a space where they can continue to learn on a daily basis? Here’s a fun activity that your children can do with things they find around the house! Keep in mind, there’s no “right” way to do this.
Recycled Materials Painting
Directions / Preparation
Set aside a space or, if the weather permits, you can even do this outside to get fresh air.
Grab materials you’ve already got on hand such as; cereal boxes, milk cartons, plastic bottles, newspaper, magazines, toilet paper/ paper towel rolls, egg cartons and cans.
Bust out the paint, markers, glue, scissors, and whatever else you need to feel creative.
Watch your kids create art, leaving them to explore it in a whole new way.