sensory

Galaxy Snow Globes DIY

What do you plan to give your loved ones this holiday season?  Wouldn’t you like to bottle the stars for your friends and family?  Guess what!  You can!  We made galaxy snow globes, with only a few ingredients.  They were lots of fun to make.  We can’t wait to give […]

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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 […]

Exploring Light With Children- Shadow Puppets

I could lecture my students about light and shadow, how shadows are made, about silhouette and shape, teach them about the difference between translucent and opaque … but I believe that hands-on learning is the best way for a child to fully grasp a mysterious concept like light.  So we put […]

Shark Silhouette Sun Catcher Craft

I found these amazing magnifying sheets at Dollar Tree a couple years ago, and I just can’t get enough of them.  I snatch all of them up when ever I find them at Dollar Tree.  My favorite thing to do with the sheets is make sun catchers with the kids. […]