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CD Aliens

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Upcycle your old CDs or DVDs into cool aliens - kids will love painting the shiny surface and turning the perfect circle into a fun new creature. This is a great recycling activity - instead of throwing things away, use your creativity to turn trash into treasure.

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Cd Alien

Time: 60 minutes
Age: Under 5's
Level: Easy


Old CDs or DVDs
Colored paints
Paper (for eyes)
Marking pens

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Dig out some old CDs


Dig out some old CDs or DVDs and paint them in bright colors.

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Paint the CDs

When the paint has dried off, glue on some eyes, draw on a crazy mouth and perhaps add some wild hair made of coloured wool.

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Decorate the CD

Hang your colorful CD aliens around the house or garden for fun decorations. Or you could pretend you've visited a far off planet for the afternoon? Have fun.


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