DIY Upcycled Dry Erase Board


An easy, very inexpensive, and planet-friendly way to convert those old DVD cases into a functional mini dry erase board!

Items to Gather:

  • DVD case
  • Colored cardstock or construction paper.


Step 1: Locate old DVD cases and take out the original sleeve.

Step 2: Cut the paper of your choice to the following dimensions:  7-1/4″ X 10-3/4″.

Step 3: Open the case and slide the paper in. 

Step 4: Be in awe of this easy to make mini dry erase board.

Other Tips/Suggestions:

Hot glue a pom-pom onto a dry erase marker for students to use as an eraser.  
Original idea pinned from here

Have fun expressing your creativity!

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