with thanks from Sherry and Donna at Irresistible Ideas for Play based Learning
We set the CD's out with an array of crafty odds and ends and glue.
The novelty of using the CD's as the base for collage made for a popular activity.
The kids are really into using small, fiddly bits and pieces at the moment and careful, precise placement.
The glue eventually dries clear.
We don't have anything as snazzy as the irresistible ladies to hang our mobiles on, so we found a stick and hung them from the roof of the veranda. They look pretty moving in the breeze.
We have also used the old cd's to make these snazzy cd spinners:
If it seems that the bulk of our experiences with children come from Irresistible Ideas for Play based Learning, you could be right! Hop on over to Sherry and Donna's blog for step by step CD spinner instructions that will have the kids spinning away in no time.