‘Get crafty with egg cartons’
Using one of the most inexpensive and available craft materials, elementary children will learn to make crafty creatures to jewelry to vehicles using egg cartons. Each two-page spread lists the materials needed, step-by-step written and colorful visual instructions, as well as a photograph of the finished craft. The simplicity of the crafts and materials make it easy for grade 3-4 students to complete independently. Primary children may need some assistance to read instructions and cut egg cartons into desired shapes. The table of contents lists 51 different crafts to make.
This is suitable for the Alberta science curriculum; Grade 1 Build Things and Grade 3: Building with a Variety of Materials, as well as for making sculptures in Art class.