Anti-Gravity Galaxy in a Bottle
Are you ready for it? We made an ANTI-GRAVITY galaxy in a bottle!!! That's right, the glitter doesn't fall down, it actually rises up as it settles. Say, what?! I know. It was pretty cool! Not to mention that it was also totally gorgeous! And peaceful. I've been carrying the bottle around for a few days now, shaking it up like a crazy person, and then staring at the amazing galaxy in it as it settles. Are you ready for it? We made an ANTI-GRAVITY galaxy in a bottle!!! That's right, the…
Constellation craft for kids
A fun constellation craft for kids using gold stars and chalk on black paper. This craft builds constellation knowledge and supports the development of fine motor skills and spatial awareness.
Space Books for Preschoolers • The Inspired Home
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Preschool Space Craft: Marbled Planets Art
2. Squirt shaving cream into the foil containers, enough to fill the bottom of the pans. Use your rubber spatula to spread the shaving cream out evenly and
Space Ship Porthole
Aluminum foil transforms foam plates into a wild and wacky space ship porthole. Using leftover foam pieces and some paint, create aliens to live in the space ship!
Erupting Moon Rocks
Kindergarten Moon Unit Study We were done with unit two of My Father's World Kindergarten , a study of the moon, when I saw this foam...
Starry Night inspired luminaries (perfect for parties)
These starry night luminaries are super easy to make and fun. They may take a few attempts at first, but look really amazing and kill boredom.
Craftaholics Anonymous® | Summer Crafts for Kids
Summer is just around the corner and it is time to start thinking about all those long summer days, which lead to lots of “Mom! I’m bored!” cries! To keep the boredom at bay, I’ve rounded up 50+ amazing crafts Read More...
20 Outer Space Crafts For Kids - I Heart Arts n Crafts
My kids have started a new love for learning about outer space, so we’ve been doing some of these crafts that I’m going to be sharing with you to help them explore the wonders of space. Browse some of our favorite Outer Space themed crafts and activities below! 20 Outer Space Kids Crafts 1. Soda Bottle […]
Our Space Inquiry
The kids have been asking a lot of questions about space. I started out by setting out some invitations to learn around the room for them to explore the Earth and the moon during Thinking, Learning and Dicovering Time, inviting them to look closer and document what they noticed. We looked closer at maps and the kids created their own maps of a community complete with symbols, a key, and a rose compass. They kept asking what the earth was made of so we investigated the inside of the earth and…
How to Make a Pool Noodle Rocket Flinger - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Rocket Flingers – Turn a pool noodle into a fun DIY toy! The other night, the boys found a fun flinger toy at the park. I wouldn’t let them bring it home because it looked like the type of thing that someone might come back for, but I did figure out a way that we […]
Coffee Filter Planet Earth Craft for Kids - About a Mom
This coffee filter planet Earth craft is a super easy and inexpensive craft to do with kids on Earth Day or while studying the planets.
22 indoor snow day activities - easy and fun!
Are you looking for indoor snow day activities for your kids? Here is a list of the best 22 activities that will keep those kids UN-BORED!
Starry Night Sensory Bag
Our Preschool Study of the Stars continues with constellation-inspired sensory play. The Constellation Sensory Bag is a great way to provide hands on learning about the night sky, perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. A great fine motor skill challenge.