Junk Box Play


~ Junk boxes, such as butter containers, plastic trays, roll tubes etc

~ Lids from the containers

~ Pegs


1. Lay out all the boxes, lids and pegs on the floor.

2. Let your child explore all the different junk boxes.

3. Encourage your child to find the matching lids.

4. Use the pegs to construct some great buildings.

5. For younger children, use the pegs to encourage hand/eye co-ordination to put in and out of the containers.