Waste to Wow: Wall clock

Waste to Wow: Learn how to make a functional clock using waste materials.

Name: Joyce Hadasha
School: Shree niketan patasala,Tiruvallur.

Image Credits: www.instructables.com

Image Credits: www.instructables.com

Waste Materials: Pins,plastic cover,time sticker from old clock,battery from playing car,card board, chart paper.


1. Paste chart on the card board.

2.mark the time on the chart.

3.Put a hole on the card board.

4.place the battery set back side.

5.cover the clock with plastic cover.

6.our clock is ready.

And a little bit of magical, creative thinking is just what you need – to transform daily junk or trash into something beautiful, into something Wow! The Alternative and Parent Circle in Chennai present a fun contest for schoolchildren – From Waste to WOW!

Targeted at children in schools in Chennai from Class 1 – to Class 8, ‘From Waste to Wow’, is all about getting children to express how they care about the world and what they could do creatively to sustain it. It seeks to introduce concepts about recycling, waste, reuse, and the environment in a fun fashion to kids, so they can take pride in becoming champions of sustainability in their schools, home and neighbourhood.

To participate, please email to editor@thealternative.in or info@parentcircle.in with the subject line ‘From Waste to Wow’ , your name, school name and which grade before 7th September to be considered. 

Read more about the competition here.


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