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Re: marker storage


From: Judy Nagel (jdnag_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Fri Mar 23 2001 - 17:20:38 PST

I don't think it is a problem but when the kids want to use the markers
again, I would suggest that they shake the marker to renew it. Judy

----- Original Message -----
From: artappeal <>
To: ArtsEdNet Talk <>
Sent: Friday, March 23, 2001 6:58 AM
Subject: marker storage

> This question is for Judy Nagel, or anyone who knows. I used to store my
> markers lids down because I figured, like ball point pens, it would keep
> ink near the tip. However, the kids kept storing them lids up so that
> could see the color, and I noticed other teachers did the same. Since the
> marker has a spongy material inside (which would seem to hold the ink
> throughout), is it a problem to store markers with the lids up?
> Thanks, Leah
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