Paint balloon using color schemes. Tie in with weaving or coiling for th basket. Paper mache a balloon, pop the balloon, add string and a basket for spring class crafts. Could go great as a bulletin board theme (Kid's Soaring to New Heights in Reading.
"Awesome crafts with cardboard! Repurpose cardboard into tree house, mailbox, rocket ship, swords, etc! ~ Would like to make the mail box as a Tattling Corner thing.would be good for in the house as well for siblings.