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6 ways to create story disks from wood slices or disks.

Updated: Jul 15, 2021

I discovered these wooden disks off aliexpress two years ago and they were really CHEAP. They have increased a lot in price now but still worth it. You may find them in craft or dollar stores. I wouldn’t be without them now and that is why they are in my story basket foundation box.


I first began using them for adding numbers to my story baskets and story centred play. I have used wooden numbers and vinyl (yet to use felt). A have also used wooden letters for the song BINGO. These were a simple case of sticking the numbers or letters to the slice or disk. PVA was used for the wooden numbers and letters.


I then discovered you can use temporary tattoos and then seal them (I used mod podge) if they might get wet.


Finding stickers for our favourite books was AMAZING and this is when I began making story disks. Here you can see Room on a broom, We're going on a bear hunt,