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« on: November 08, 2012 12:40:43 PM »

My mom is a kindergarten teacher and this year the theme of her classroom is birds. Last year she had a treasure chest for the kids to pick prizes from. This year she's got Treasure Nests. Smiley I have a mud dauber's nest too, but I don't have pics of that one. I covered it in plaster to look like mud and then spray painted it brown.

The first one is supposed to look like straw or something like it.
 




This one is a magpie nest, that's why it's got lots of little bits stuck in it.





They're about a foot in diameter and about eight inches deep.
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« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2012 01:05:44 PM »

That is too cute! What a fun teacher she must be!
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« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2012 08:29:38 AM »

I love this idea -- and the magpie nest is fantastic! I bet the kids love it. Grin
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« Reply #3 on: November 12, 2012 12:21:16 PM »

They love getting to dig in the nests for prizes Smiley The magpie nest gets lots of use, I think the kids are drawn to the shiny bits   Wink
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