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Animals that Hibernate
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February 27, 2019September 2, 2020

Animals that Hibernate

Once the cold weather arrives, most people tend to spend less time outside. Children are always curious about where animals go in the winter when the snow comes. This activity helps answer their questions. We discussed animals that hibernate, but also how they hibernate or survive the winter. To do this activity, we headed outside!...

Shamrock Science Experiment
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February 22, 2019September 2, 2020

Shamrock Science Experiment

Here is a great St. Patrick’s Day activity to do with kids to learn about chemistry! The supplies are really simple – just baking soda, water, and vinegar. You can also add some food colouring and fun little treasures. They are so easy to make and kids love them! I created these as a science...

Tinker Trays
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February 20, 2019September 2, 2020

Tinker Trays

My students love to build. They love building with anything from wooden blocks to sticks and stones. For our activity today, I wanted to create some tinker trays to give them an opportunity to create anything they wanted, given a tray of loose parts. I made 5 trays for students to explore and build with....