Recycled Material Train Car Creation
Development Level: Toddler
Learning Areas: Art, Engineering
Overview: Work together as a class to create your very own train out of recycled materials! Support small groups in creating different train cars, then put them all together for some fun!
- Recycled materials such as cardboard boxes, tissue boxes, paper towel rolls, toilet paper rolls, etc. (ideally a shoebox or tissue box per group)
- Age-appropriate art supplies (e.g., glue sticks, foam stickers, dot markers, crayons, tissue paper)
- Printed-out pictures of trains
Categories: Art, Cause and Effect, Emotional Identification, Empathy and Prosocial Skills, Engineering, Lesson Plans, No Tool, Problem-Solving, Relationship Skills, Responsible Decision Making, Self-Awareness, Social Awareness, Toddler Tag: Lesson