Rain Sticks - DIY recycled / upcycled craft idea for an older toddler or preschooler. Music you can make! Kids also learn fine motor skills, responsibility, South American culture and music / rhythm / percussion. ~ Danya Banya
Melting Ice with Salt and Watercolours Art, science and ice play all rolled into one. Great activity for a day when it's too cold to get outside. (happy hooligans)
Montessori-Inspired Continent Activities with Animal Figures – South America
Montessori-Inspired South America Activities Using Safari Ltd. TOOBS
Toothbrush water play- put "juice" (paint) on the backs of an egg carton and let the kids scrub it off with a toothbrush. This reinforces good dental hygiene.