Teacher Appreciation Week: A Pencil Wreath and A Pencil Holder

Our first craft will use pencils to construct and our second craft will help store all the leftover pencils!

Pencil Wreath
Supplies:
–10 inch cake circle
–hot glue and gun
–8 inch cork circle
–pencils
–ribbon

Step One: Find the center of the cake circle. Mark it with a pencil mark or simply place you finger into the center.

Step Two: Place a straight line of glue, making an X, using the center mark as a guideline.

Step Three: Glue your pencils down.

Step Four: Continue placing glue lines and pencils in the corner of each set of connecting pencils. (the pencils will stick out farther and farther the more you add)

Step Five: Hot glue the the cork circle onto the center of the wreath.

Step Six: Attach ribbon to the back of the cake circle using hot glue!

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Pencil Holder
Supplies:
–empty can, that was cut using a safety can opener
–markers
–rubberbands
–ribbon

Step One: Place a rubberband around the can.

Step Two: Slide markers underneath the rubberband.

Step Three: Double the rubberband if needed.

Step Four: Add ribbon!

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