Chalkboard Fun – Job Board

Start the school year with productivity in mind with with the help of a fun chalkboard. Pin down reminders for homework and chores that need to be completed. Before you know it, you'll be done in a pinch!

Project Essentials:

  • 1 Chalk Foam Board, 25.4 x 20.32 cm (8 x 10”)
  • 2 Foam Sheets – white, blue
  • 4 Clothespins, mini
  • Paint - blue and pink
  • 4 pack, Chalk Markers
  • Chalk, assorted colours
  • 4 Elmer’s Magnetic Buttons
  • Jewels/Gemstones
  • Paper
  • Pencil, markers
  • Blunt Tip Scissors
  • Tacky Glue or Glue Gun (adult supervision required with glue gun)


TIP: Refer to the photo as a guide.
  1. Paint the Clothespins blue and pink and set aside to dry.
  2. To create the ‘Job Cards’ use the white Foam Sheet and cut 4 strips approx. 32 x 70 mm (1.25 x 2.75”). Using a marker, write down a ‘job’ on each strip. Decorate using the Jewels/Gems and markers.
  3. Glue the 5 Clothespins into place. Once dry place the ‘Job Cards’ into the first four Clothespins. The last Clothespin will be where the cards are put when the jobs are complete.
  4. Use the Chalk Markers, Chalk, Jewels/Gems to decorate and personalize the Chalk Foam Board.
  5. Glue the 4 Magnetic Buttons onto the back corners of the board. Now it’s ready to hang!
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