Being a teacher can be draining, but it doesn't have to drain your wallet! 

DIYs are a great way for keeping costs low but still holding tons of value. Keep your classroom tidy with these 3 DIYs while teaching students valuable organization skills.


Use free boxes from the post office as mail bins or cubbies for your students.

Have your students decorate their box or decorate their name card for a fun classroom craft :)

Paper Bins

Stack these post office boxes as paper bins, a desk organizer or a place for students to submit tests/ homework.

Don't be afraid to get crafty or color-coded with this one!

Magazine or Book holders

Lastly, the boxes can be used to hold magazines, books or just organizes supplies. 

This is a great way to keep your classroom clutter free and teach your students organizational skills.

Tip: The Dollar Store is always a great, low cost resource!