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>I have the kids marble paper and use these for book covers. Then they do a
>little drawing, we mat it on black paper, and glue these on the front. Very
>> I have made books with my students before and they turned out very nice.
>> I'll try to explain here: each student got 2 pieces of either
>> or matboard, (mine were 6 1/2"x 5") they chose the color of construction
>> paper they wanted, i had precut pieces 6"x8", 2 each.
>> They glued (rubber cement is best but glue sticks are ok too.) regular
>> elmers has a tendancy to buckle. 6x8 sheets to the boards. then they
>> another strip (2"x6 1/2") to "bind the front and back covers together. of
>> course they do the pages first and bind at the end. with posterboard i
>> stapled the covers and pages together, but with matboard i provided an
>> page, both front and back, and these were stapled with the other pages
>> glued to the front and back cover, then the binding strip held them all
>> together. they also painted abstract designs on the covers, very nice
>> finished. i hope this makes some kind of sense.
>> vicki in tn!
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