DIY Chalkboard Town in a Box

Creating play activities and learning activities out of everyday items is one of our favorite things to do at The Educators' Spin On It. We invite you to take a peek at how a pin on Pinterest inspired a mom, and dear friend of ours, to create a playful Chalkboard Box Town!   

Create your own DIY Chalkboard Box Town for hours of fun!  @ The Educators' Spin On It

Think Outside the BOX! by Annette McNally

I had a big cardboard box left over from a present my son received and I saw my boys playing with it on and off.  I knew I didn't want to throw it away but I wanted to create something special for them.  But what exactly? I decided to search on Pinterest for some ideas and I came across a pin from Picklebums on “What To Do With a Big Box? - Make a Town”I automatically knew my boys would love this! So I came up with the idea of spray painting the inside of the box with chalk paint and I grabbed my kids colorful chalk and I started creating a town for them.  

Here's how I made it... 

Printable Teacher Planner

Confession...Back to School is one of my favorite times of the school year with kids as a parent and especially as a teacher. The excitement of what's to come and getting things all organized is a lot of fun for me.  I know we have quite a few teachers and homeschooling parents that read our website and I'd love to introduce you to a very special item just for you! A Printable Teacher Planner!  

Printable Teacher Planner from Mama Miss Designs

Take a peek at this gorgeous Teacher Planner by +Melissa Klinker owner of Mama Miss Designs.  She has created the perfect way to get organized for the school year is a special Teacher Planner.  To see a close up view of the planner Click here. To buy your own copy Click Here.(Affiliate link included)

Printable Teacher Planner for $7.99

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Playful Preschool Education Team

I'd like to introduce you to an amazing group of Preschool Parents and Teachers - The Playful Preschool Education Team.

Playful Preschool Team of Parents and Teachers