INSIDE: How to make a 5-minute back-to-school notebook cover. Free “This Is Going To Be An Awesome Year” printable.
The kids are going back to school. Yippee or Boo Hoo, depending on your feelings this time of year. I kinda sorta like having my kids home (all day, every day) for the summer. So, it’s always a little bittersweet for me when that first day of a new school year rolls around.
As we leave behind an awesome summer, it’s now time for the kids to have an equally awesome school year!
They may not listen to mom’s ra ra ra cheer about how great this year will but maybe they will when it’s on a notebook cover!? Cover a school composition notebook with an “awesome” phrase for a happy (school) year.
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“This Is Going To Be An Awesome Year” School Notebook Cover
This is a quick 5-minute (back-to-school) project. Print, glue and cover. Done.
how to make your own back to school notebook cover
NOTE: It is designed to be wider than the front of the composition notebook. Mine wraps around the back.
Cut to fit the size of your notebook, if needed.
Apply light layer of Mod Podge around perimeter of printable.
Adhere creative to notebook, trimming off any excess.
NOTE: The creative file is designed to wrap around notebook to the back.
make a 5-minute back to school notebook cover
Give it a spray with clear acrylic UV-resistant coating as a way to protect the creative.
Be awesome. Stay awesome. Think awesome.
More Back to School DIY Ideas:
- DIY teacher gifts using (clean) tin cans
- “Teachers Rule” photo frame with dollar store supplies
- “My Teacher Is Super” free printable for kids
- Make a reusable first day-last day of school chalkboard for photos
- Have a germ-free school year with free printable lunch box notes
- 5-minute backpack name tag
- It’s Hip to Clip! DIY 10-minute Box Tops collection envelope
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Share your crafty ideas below! This month – August – it’s a BACK-TO-SCHOOL theme.
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