Valentine’s Day Crayons for our Preschool Class

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We’ve been saving up all our broken crayons for this holiday. Went back to an oldie but goodie.

I went to a craft store and picked up a heart silicone mold that is ok to use in the oven. I grabbed our broken crayons and removed all their papers.

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The most tedious part about this easy craft, is removing all the papers from the crayons. It seemed like it took forever!

heart hearts

My daughter and I broke up the crayons and mixed and matched the colors in each heart. We made enough for every child in her Preschool class to get one, plus a few extra for her of course.

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I baked the crayons at 350 degrees until liquified. We watched them as they melted. When they were little puddles, I removed them and let them dry for an hour before removing them. I wanted them good and cooled so they wouldn’t break. They popped right out. Then we put one in each Valentine’s bag. Next Holland will write or draw a little something for each friend.

heart crayon heart craft

I love how these turned out. Happy Valentine’s Day!

heart bag

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