15 Fun Ways Kids Can Upcycle Old CD’s

We love to upcycle around here. It’s great for kids to realize that they can take things they look at as trash and turn it into something else! CD’s and DVD’s are a fun item to craft with because there are so many things you can do with them. Look below, you’ll even see a working car!

15 Fun Ways Kids Can Upcycle Old CD's

15 Fun Ways Kids Can Upcycle Old CD’s

Make your favorite Frozen character, Olaf! What a fun way for your kids to use those old scratched DVD’s.

This is another fun kids project to make with recycled CD’s. These colorful sun catchers are so pretty! via Happy Hooligans

Use pain, glue and shaving cream to make a donut craft that really looks just like a donut! via A Little Pinch of Perfect

Make a peacock! Kids will love making this colorful craft. via I Heart Crafty Things

Or try these fun birds! via Crafts by Amanda

Use construction paper, markers and an old CD for your kids to make this fun lion craft. via Crafty Morning

15 Fun Ways Kids Can Upcycle Old CD's

Hang these beautiful wind spinners outside during the warm months. This is a really fun and easy craft projects for kids to do. via Happy Hooligans

Make a homemade button spinner kids can decorate and play with. So fun! via Housing A Forest

This dream catcher is one of my favorite ways to upcycle an old CD! via Pink Stripey Socks

Make a hovercraft! This is a fun science project for kiddos. via Deceptively Educational

Try this fun ice cream craft by decorating your recycled CD with tissue paper. via Make and Takes

15 Fun Ways Kids Can Upcycle Old CD's

These doodle discs are totally fun! Paint an old CD with black paint, and once it dries let your kids scratch of some cool designs. via Moms and Crafters

Make this adorable hippopotamus. This idea  comes with an easy to follow video and free printable. via Artsy Crafty Mom

Make a rubber band powered car using old CD’s as the wheels. This is amazing! via Crafts by Amanda

Decorate an old CD and glue an Easter egg on it to make your own planet! Love this idea. via Kids Play Box