Storage Tip #6 STORAGE FOR FREE

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This week's challenge is to "upcycle" a free storage container to make it new an
d improved. Below are a list of some free container ideas. Remember a little spray paint, scrapbook paper, Modge Podge, ribbon and stickers go a long way.

Consider sending out an email or a note to your student's families requesting some of the items below. You'll be amazed at how quickly you are able to acquire lots and lots of them.


  • baby food containers
  • coffee can
  • formula cans
  • soup cans
  • pizza box
  • cereal box
  • shoebox
  • Priority Mail boxes
  • Altoids tin
  • Crystal Lite Container
  • Pringles cans
  • Magazine holders
  • baby wipes container
  • plastic containers from the deli
  • copy paper box
  • yogurt containers
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