Homemade Toys and Games
All your young rockstar needs to jam on this guitar is a small matchbox, cardboard, and rubber bands.
Piggy Bottle Bank
This little piggy (bank) started off at the market as a bleach bottle, but now it serves as a container for kids' pocket change.
Shoe Box Banjo
Help your budding musician create a banjo using a shoe box, mailing tube, pencils, and rubber bands.
Bottle Cap Tambourine
Flattened metal bottle caps become music makers when affixed to paper plates.
Let kids help design and paint playscapes -- city, country, and home -- for their homemade play table.