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39 Recycle Crafts for Kids

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Soda Can CoastersRecycle crafts for kids can be a valuable tool of entertainment and distraction after a long school day. These  craft projects for kids cost almost nothing to make and you can use materials from around the house, like oatmeal containers. If you're looking for fun craft projects for kids that are perfect for Earth Day, this is a must-have collection.

Save up those drink cartons, plastic bottles and even paper plates - you can use all of these items for these craft projects. Even if Earth Day is nowhere in sight, save this collection for a rainy day and have kids get creative on a rainy afternoon. They'll love making their own games, organizers and even birdfeeders.
 

39 Recycle Crafts for Kids

39 Recycle Crafts for Kids
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Aluminum Can Crafts

Drink Carton Crafts

Plastic Bottle Crafts

More Recycling Crafts for Kids

Recycled Crafts from Paper Dishware

Three Minute Recycled Office Organizer

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Aluminum Can Crafts

Soup Can BowlingFeatured Project: Smashed Soda Can Animals -   Create a funny cow, pig or bear using empty soda cans, paint and felt. Recycle crafts for kids are a great tool for teaching kids about recycling.
 

Tin Can Critters

Pop Top Cans

Picture Card in a Can

Soda Can Coasters

Soup Can Bowling

Tin Can Pencil Organizers

 

Drink Carton Crafts

Drink Carton Gift Box
Featured Project: Making Ice Candles:  Use an empty drink carton and an old aluminum can to make your own recycle kids crafts. Use soy candle wax or beeswax for a greener alternative to traditional petroleum-derived paraffin wax.

 

Upcycled Back Scratcher with Video

Recycled Treat Containers

Bottle Cap Coaster

Drink Carton Gift Box

 

 

 


 


If you are looking for more recycling craft ideas, you can find our favorite ideas for craft projects that reuse in this collection of 42 Ways to Reuse Materials for Crafting.You'll find projects that look great and help the planet at the same time. In addition to recycled crafts for kids, you'll find projects parents can make on their own. There's never a bad time to use recycled materials, so dip into your discards and gather up supplies. You won't believe how much you can make with so few supplies.

 

 


 

 

Plastic Bottle Crafts

Plastic Bottle Birdfeeder
 

 

Featured Projects: Pink Flower Water Bottle BraceletsRecycle water bottles into pink flower bracelets for fun recycle crafts for kids.
 

Cat Bottle Bank

Dog Bottle Bank

Plastic Bottle Birdfeeder

Adorable Bottle Cap Lady Bug

Aleene's Bottle Cap Birdie

 

 

 


 

 



Whether it's raining, snowing, or just a few days off from school, these extra 15 Green Crafts for Children will help keep kids occupied and entertained for hours. Dig into your recycle bin and discover ways to craft with plastic bottles, paper plates and so much more. Kids will love showing off their creative sides and making crafts that really reflect their interests. From robots to homemade board games, these recycling ideas for kids get kids in the spirit for Earth Day. These recycled art projects for kids will also reinforce the importance of that old saying "Reduce, reuse, recycle." Kids will learn why this ideas is so important without even realizing it!

 



More Recycling Crafts for Kids

Froggy Bank
Featured Projects: Recycled Newspaper Beads:  Use old newspaper to create big, circular beads. Kids will love painting and decorating these recycled paper beads.

 

Oatmeal Box Pencil Holder

CD Case Picture Frame

Pizza Box Art

Felt Floral Plastic Bottle Bracelet

Bottle Cap Bugs

Eco Froggy Bank

Easy Coffee Filter Daffodils

Pringles Storage Container

Upcycled Ladybug Storage Jars

Eco-Friendly Plastic Cup Flowers

Fuzzy Bumble Bee

Hand Painted Rock Bugs

Recycled Cardboard Caddy

NEW! Egg Carton Flower Fairies

NEW! Super Seashells Picture Frame Craft

 

Recyle Crafts from Paper Dishware

Pig Plate
Featured Projects: Cute Paper Bowl Turtle - Add this paper bowl project to your list of recycled crafts for kids. You'll save your trash can from filling up and your kids will get a chance to make a recycled reptile.

 

Pig Paper Plate

Owl Paper Cup

Ladybug Paper Plate

Paper Plate Gratitude Flowers

 

 


 


Free Craft Video: Three Minute Recycled Office Organizer

 


 

What are your favorite recycling ideas for kids? Leave a comment and tell us!

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