Totally Tubular

by Anne Renaud

Gather

cardboard tubes
scissors
old newspaper comics
glue
markers, paint or stickers

Go

1. With a parent's help, cut tubes into seven different sizes.
2. Wrap each tube with comics and glue in place. You can also use markers, paint or stickers to decorate your tubes.
3. Stand the tallest tube in the middle and glue the other six tubes around it. Wait for the glue to dry.
4. Fill the tubes with school supplies, such as pencils, markers, scissors, erasers, glue sticks or a ruler.

Copyright © 2011 by Anne Renaud. Used by permission. Photo © Ron & Karen Nickel.