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    These DIY Portable Playsets Will Keep Your Kids Occupied In Any Situation

    Perfect for long car trips, waiting rooms, and more!

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    Building Bricks Playset

    SUPPLIES

    Empty tin

    Building bricks

    Hot glue sticks

    Hot glue gun

    INSTRUCTIONS

    1. Hot glue building bricks board onto the inside of the tin lid.

    2. Place building bricks inside.

    Drawing Activity Case

    SUPPLIES

    Empty tin

    Crayons

    Sticky notes

    INSTRUCTIONS

    Place crayons inside tin.

    Stick sticky notes onto the inside of the tin lid.

    Fishing Playset

    SUPPLIES

    Empty tin

    Felt

    Scissors

    Paper clip

    Popsicle stick

    String

    Magnet

    INSTRUCTIONS

    1. Cut two fish shapes out of felt. 

    2. Apply hot glue and stick paper clip. Stick other fish cut out on top.

    3. Cut popsicle stick to size of tin.

    4. Tie string on the end and hot glue it down.

    5. Tie and hot glue magnet on the other end of the string. 

    Tic-Tac-Toe Playset

    SUPPLIES

    Empty tin

    Paper

    Marker

    Buttons

    INSTRUCTIONS

    1.Cut out paper to the size of the tin.

    2. Draw out tic-tac-toe board.

    3. Add two sets of five buttons of the same color.

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