18 Clever Organizing Tricks and Storage Ideas
Use Clear Boxes
For scissors, glue sticks, crayons, and the like, Lucite or other plastic containers provide smart storage and consolidation (no more forcing crayons back into a disintegrating cardboard box to make a matched set). Kids can easily see what each container holds, and they can find the right shade of green at a glance and put back what they’ve taken out when they’re done.
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