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Magnet Christmas Tree

Materials

  • Lids from frozen-juice cans or baby-food jars (at least 10)
  • Magnet strips
  • Glue gun
  • Green felt
  • Felt in other bright colors
  • Scissors

Directions

  1. Cut small circles of colored felt to fit the lids. Use lots of green and other colors such as red, yellow, and blue.
  2. If using baby-food jar lids, glue a circle of felt to the inside of each lid. If using juice container lids, glue the felt to the outside of the lid.
  3. Glue a small magnetic strip to the other side of each lid. You can arrange these magnets in the shape of a Christmas tree on your refrigerator door.
  4. Your toddler will have fun making designs of his own.

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Copyright 1999 by Patricia Kuffner. Excerpted from The Toddler's Busy Book with permission of its publisher, Meadowbrook Press.

To order this book visit Meadowbrook Press.


August 27, 2014



Don't be afraid of fats! Healthy fats, like those found in nuts, avocado, or cheese, make great lunch additions or snacks, and will help keep your child full until the end of the school day.


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