A few weeks ago, I was excited to share my Bag it Forward experience with you. This week, we got to do something additional with the program, although a bit of a different spin- something I’d never heard of, but now that I know, will be encouraging everyone to participate in.
Elmer’s Glue Crew is a program that recycles glue containers. Stop and think for a moment, how many containers of glue and glue sticks any school, art program, craft program may use in a given calendar year. That’s a LOT of containers. Why not recycle them?
In fact, why not have some fun and repurpose an otherwise unwanted box into a collection bin and encourage people to bring their glue containers to your school? This could make for some great lessons on recycling, caring for our earth, and a really fun (rewarding!) class project! [click to continue…]