9 Recyclables That Make Great Play Props
One man's trash can become any kid's treasure; plus, it's the green thing to do!
Clean, empty milk cartons (and egg cartons, too!).
Don't forget the power of a plain cardboard box - the bigger the better! Grab a large moving box and try this Jumping Jack Flash
Pasta or cracker boxes.
Plastic peanut butter or jelly jars. Also great for bathtub play
Magazines for cutting out photos and making collages or storybooks.
Your old, expired driver's license or passport.
Ticket stubs from airplanes, movies, or the theater, as well as programs or playbills.
Old greeting cards and envelopes (to "mail").
A disabled cell phone or even a laptop. Just be sure to remove any small parts and the batteries for safety.