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Aluminum Art Mobile- Periodic Table of Elements

For this project you need: heavy duty aluminum foil (we used Reynold’s wrap), permanent markers, rubbing plates, scissors, wire cutters, wire (we used florist wire), pliers, ribbon, beads, bells, glue gun, hole punch and cardboard (from a cereal box). Place the foil on the rubbing plate, press with your fingers to get the imprint onto […]

Aluminum Cans and the Periodic Table of Elements

Literature and Aluminum AlWe have been reading the sweetest little book, first published in 1942, called “Twig” by Elizabeth Orton Jones. The book is about a little girl, Twig, who lives in a city apartment. All she has for a backyard is a small bit of dirt where only a single dandelion is growing. She […]