Wooden Scale Holder: Back To School Activity For Kids

Want to create a unique school-themed holder for your little one? How about making one with wood? Here’s an interesting wooden scale holder activity that will help you clip anything and everything — from t-shirts to notes, you can clip the essential items!

Parental Involvement: Medium

Duration: 10 minutes

Skills Acquired: Creativity, Fine Motor, Balance



  • Wooden scale
  • Wooden clips
  • Paints and paintbrush
  • Double-sided tape

Instructions For Wooden Scale Holder:

  1. Paint four wooden clips red. Leave them to dry.
  2. Place a double-sided tape behind each clip and stick it on the ruler.
  3. Place double-sided tape behind the ruler and stick it on the wall.
  4. Clip papers and notes!

Wasn’t that enjoyable? It’s extremely useful as well!

90% of a child’s permanent foundation for brain development occurs in the early years according to Rauch Foundation. An overuse of gadgets can only stunt this growth and cause a negative impact on the child’s overall development.
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Gayathri breathes Harry Potter as much as she breathes air. Yes, a hardcore Potterhead! She loves to play with words, write goofy and humorous articles, dabble in art & craft activities, and crack terrible jokes. Having worked as a copywriter with an ad agency, she is currently a content writer at Flintobox!

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