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Make Finger Cymbals from Recycled Materials

Let kids have fun and make some noise with their own finger cymbals made from baby food jar caps. This craft teaches kids to recycle and use all kinds of discarded materials for craft supplies.

Supplies

Two Metal Baby Food Jar Caps

Craft Foam Scraps

Stickers

Scissors

Hot Glue and Adult to Help

Instructions

Cut two 1-7/8" circles out of foam. Glue them to the inside of the baby food jar caps.

 

Cut a strip of foam 4-1/2" x 7/8". Glue into a loop and glue the loop inside a cap. This will slide on to two fingers.

 

Cut a strip of foam 3-1/2" x 7/8". Glue into a loop and glue the loop inside the other cap. This will slide on to your thumb.

 

Decorate with stickers. To use, slide them onto your thumb and fingers and click together.

This craft reprinted courtesy of Terri of Making Friends.com. 

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Early Elementary Craft, Music Crafts, Recycled Containers and Lids

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Terri Bose of MakingFriends.com

Terri is the creator of makingfriends.com, freekidscrafts.com, scoutswaps.com and badginabag.com. Her work is republished all over the internet and is considered the queen of kids crafts.

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