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Find the below Craft Supplies at Discount School Supply.  (You will need these in the below crafts.)


Sturdy Recycled Craft Rolls - 24 Pieces

Sturdy Recycled Craft Rolls - 24 Pieces

Roll out terrific treasures with these Sturdy Recycled Craft Rolls! 4 1/2L x 1 3/4Dia. each. 24 natural brown 1 mm thick rolls.



Set of all 28 - 9 x 12 Colorations Heavyweight
                Construction Paper

Set of all 28 - 9 x 12 Colorations Heavyweight Construction Paper

Combining bright color and a smooth uniform finish with state of the art technology our constructon paper offers great performance and appearance at a value price. Ideally suited for arts and crafts this heavyweight construction paper cuts clean and folds evenly. Recyclable paper is environmentally friendly and the pulping process is chemical free.


Fiskars for Kids Blunt Tip Scissors - Set of 12

Fiskars for Kids Blunt Tip Scissors - Set of 12

Easy for small hands to manipulate; a wide hole to put more fingers in for greater control


Regular Masking Tape 3/4 - Set of 6 Rolls

Regular Masking Tape 3/4 - Set of 6 Rolls

Get maximum holding power and high quality combined in our all-purpose masking tape. Use for crafts taping up classroom displays and more. Natural color. Rolls measure 3/4W x 60 yds long.


Finger Cymbals Craft
For each child, clean two frozen juice, baby food jar lids, or small jar lids.  Have an adult hammer 2 holes in the middle of the lids using a nail.  (If needed, place a piece of masking tape on each side of the lids to make sure no one will cut their fingers.  Then make a hole through the tape.)

Place a a short piece of pipe cleaner through each hole.  Twist at the end.  (You can place elastic or ribbon through each hole  Tie off at the end).  Decorate using paints, stickers, rick rack, ribbon, lace, etc.

Place a finger through the pipe cleaner or ribbon and make music.

Pipe Cleaner Classroom Pack - 250 Pieces

Pipe Cleaner Classroom Pack - 250 Pieces

A wide assortment of pipe cleaners - great for all your classroom crafts! Pipe cleaners measure 12L and 1/8-1/4Dia.(4-6mm). Ages 4 years and up.


400 feet of Satin Ribbon - 16 Spools

400 feet of Satin Ribbon - 16 Spools

400 feet of satin ribbon!


Rick Rack Ribbon - 150 Feet

Rick Rack Ribbon - 150 Feet

With 10 brilliant colors this set is ideal for all of your arts and crafts projects. Get 15 feet of each color for a total of 150 feet. Polyester ribbons are 3/8 wide.



Drum Craft
Materials Needed:
Empty container of oatmeal, instant potatoes, or other tin food can.
1 1/2 pieces of construction paper
crayons, markers, or whatever else to decorate the drum

Tape the lid closed. Tape the pieces of construction paper onto the container.  Wrap it around the container.  Tape.  Decorate the construction paper.  Play some music and play the drums or just let the child play with it.

To hang it around your neck (especially if you are in a marching band), punch holes in the bottom of the container, and put a long piece of yarn, string, etc. through both holes.

Easy-To-Make Drum Craft Kit - Set of 12

Easy-To-Make Drum Craft Kit - Set of 12

Contains easy stick-on components ribbons and foam shapes for hassle-free assembly. Great open-ended project for rainforest and jungle-themed Vacation Bible School programs. Finished drums look colorful authentic and have gentle sounds.



Kazoo Craft
Materials Needed:
Empty toilet paper roll, empty paper towel roll, empty plastic wrap roll,  empty aluminum foil roll
Rubber band
Crayons, colored pencils, markers, fabric, paints, etc.
Wax paper

Place a small piece of wax paper over one end of the roll. Secure with a rubber band.  Place construction paper around the roll.  Decorate using crayons, colored pencils, markers, fabric, paints, etc.  Gently hum through the open end of your kazoo.  (Hum songs, sounds, or make your own tune up.)

Shaker Crafts

Toilet Paper Shaker
Use an empty toilet paper roll.  Tape one end using masking tape.  Fill with some rice and/or beans.  Tape the other end with masking tape.  Cover both ends with a piece of round construction paper.  Tape.  Cover the rest with construction paper.  Tape.  Decorate.  Make music.

Note: For your shakers, you can cover the toilet paper roll with contact paper and use round pieces of contact paper to cover the ends.

Juice Can Shaker
Clean and dry a frozen juice can and lid.  Fill with some rice and/or beans.  Place the lid back onto the juice container.  Secure with masking tape.  Cover both ends with a piece of round construction paper.  Tape.  Cover the rest with construction paper.  Tape.  Decorate.  Make music.

Egg Shaker
Place rice, beans, etc. inside a plastic egg.  (Seal with tape or a hot glue gun.)  Decorate with paint, markers, etc. or they can be plain.

Plastic Cup Shaker
Place some rice, beans, etc. into a clear plastic cup.  Decorate a round piece of paper. Tape it on the top (use wide clear packaging tape).

Decorate Your Own Wooden Maracas
There are some wooden maracas you can decorate yourself at Discount School Supply.  Click on the below image and search for Decorate Your Own Wooden Maracas - Set of 12.

Tambourine
Decorate a paper plate the way you would like it to look.  You can tape strips of construction paper, crepe paper streamers, or tissue paper strips to it.  (You will need to cut the squares into strips.) Fold the paper plate in half and fill it with beans or rice.  Have an adult staple it closed.  Shake and tap your tambourine.

Bright and Pastel Crepe Paper Streamers - Set of
                All 12

Bright and Pastel Crepe Paper Streamers - Set of All 12

Create or decorate with these colorfast streamers! Each roll is 1 1/2W x 81'L.


Tissue Paper Squares 4 - 480 pieces

Tissue Paper Squares 4 - 480 pieces

Cut down on prep time with these 4 square assorted color tissue squares.



Make Your Own Tambourine - Kit for 12

Make Your Own Tambourine - Kit for 12

We've got rhythm we've got artwork! Our exclusive super-durable tambourines are fun to decorate and even more fun to play! Use paint marker crayon pencil and collage to create a one-of-a-kind instrument. Then simply string lace and play! Kit includes big durable 6 1/2 x 5 3/4 papier mache tambourines bells strings and instruction guide.



Trombone Craft
Supplies Needed for Each Child:
1 empty paper towel roll
1 empty toilet paper roll
9 inches string (or yarn)
masking tape
scissors
Art supplies: crayons, markers, paint, etc.

Cut a toilet paper roll lengthwise.  Tape it together at both ends to be about 5/8".  Hole punch a hole on one end of the toilet paper roll and the paper toll roll.  Cut a piece of string to be about 9" long.  Where the hole is, tie the string to the toilet paper roll.  Repeat with the paper towel roll.  Place the toilet paper roll inside the paper towel roll. Decorate the paper towel roll (the top one).  Place some masking tape on the paper towel roll (the opposite end of the toilet paper roll).  Make music.

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