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Halloween Candy Science -Disappearing Ghosts

My assistant and I conducted a fun Halloween candy science experiment.  We watched as ghosts disappeared and discussed how this was possible.  Wait, what?  Ghosts!  Peeps ghosts that is, and yes, it is possible!  How?  Because of dissolution. What you need for this simple science experiment: Peeps Marshmallow Ghosts two […]

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Halloween- Pumpkin Slime

I got together with some mini scientists/creators and we made Halloween inspired pumpkin slime.  Tis the season!  It is important to have an air tight container for your slime.  Why not make it super cute and fall themed? What you will need for this project: Playside Creations interlocking containers -Also found […]

Spoon Puppets and Creative Play

Creative play is essential in the development of a child.  When kids are acting, playing dress up, dancing, or creating visual art, they are experimenting with decision making.  At Figment, that is exactly what I like to promote.  I had a large box left over from a package delivery.  I […]