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Elephant Milk Carton

Elephant Milk Carton
We used: 

  • Empty milk jug
  • 2 toilet paper rolls
  • Construction paper
  • Tape
  • Sharpie

I cut the bottom out of the milk jug to represent the mouth. 

I cut ears out of construction paper and taped more construction paper on the top to make the elephant all one color. 
I did not have grey paper so I used purple.  
I also taped purple paper around the 2 tp rolls.

I folded forward the edge of the ears to give them more of a floppy look, then taped on the toilet paper rolls. 

Then I drew on some eyes. 

I used this craft for a "feed the elephant" game where the kids threw peanuts into the elephants mouth.  
To see the post on this click here.

The tape did not hold up as much as I would have liked and may try some glue to see if it holds better.  

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