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What? Burn Money? Hmmm... 15 Science Experiments You Can Do With Your Kids | Mental Floss

15 Science Experiments You Can Do With Your Kids

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Great camping idea! Make the trip to the showers a little easier, toiletries on a lanyard. Easy to carry, easy to hang.

Showerline Shower Caddy - Camping Personal Hygiene Kits

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Fill water guns/spray bottles with water colors and then wear white shirts and have a water fight.

The Triad Tree | Dreamscaping With June Rollins®

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Frisbee Tic Tac Toe. Get a shower curtain from Dollar Tree and use cheap tape to make a Tic Tac Toe grid. Be sure to have multiple Frisbees

Troop Shirt | Bleached Shirt DIY ... Pretty simple to do and it costs less than tie-dying a shirt. | Courtesy of Girl Scout Troop 50170 | #daisy #craft #scouts

Great team work idea. The strings are tied to a rubber band. Can they work together to pick up the cups and build a pyramid out of them only by holding their own string?

Science Gal: Setting Expectations for Group Work

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This is a super cool idea! Put some objects in the bag, and let kids pull one out to tell the next part of the story! Some kids would REALLY look forward to this!

Serendipity from Jewels : Story Bags

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Astronaut Pudding! Give each girl a ziplock bag and let them scoop 1tbsp. instant pudding powder. Then they add 1/4 c. milk, seal the bag and squish away. Once it forms pudding, they snip off the corner of the bag and have a mess-free snack! My troop loved teaching this to other scouts.

The Rabens Family: Astronaut Pudding

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Here' s a pool noodle idea we have not seen before....

PVC Periscope. so awesome. would be a GREAT teachable moment on angles and mirrors, too! :)

Christmas Party Game idea Finally something other than plain, old White Elephant! Trade gifts with... -the person who has the longest hair -the person to your right/left -the person whose gift wrap has the most red on it -the person with the smallest/biggest gift -the person with the biggest smile -a person wearing green/red -the person whose birthday is closest to Christmas... etc.

Cub Scout Skits

Cub Scout Skits

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Game for Kids: Racing Pom Pom Balls

Game for Kids: Racing Pom Pom Balls - Frugal Fun For Boys

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Noodle Racing - Easy, cheap, and bound to provide hours of fun for anyone! Keep boys occupied between heats at Pinewood Derby?!

Ramblings From Utopia: DIY: Pool Noodle Race Track

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orange bird feeder Bird Feeders from Oranges DIY - great winter project with or without children!

dailybuzz moms 9×9: kids’ holiday crafts

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showing water moving through plants.... WAY cooler than the typical white carnations

6 fun science experiments for kids

6 Fun Science Experiments for Kids | TheMomsJournal

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Mix Elmer's glue with food coloring and paint it on to any glass to make it look like seaglass when dry

Cover hand in shortening to demonstrate how fat keeps animals warm in winter. kids LOVE this experiment.

Preschool - What fun we have!: Animals in Winter

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15 Ways to Have Fun Outside in the Dark

Childhood Beckons: 15 Ways to Have Fun Outside- In The Dark

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All you need is milk, food coloring and dish soap. So cool! Art project

Spring Break DIY: Milk Art | FLUTTER FLUTTER

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First, blow some bubbles and, as expected, the kids will all pop them. Then, challenge them to NOT pop the bubbles even if one lands on the tip of their nose. Introduce the concept of self control and launch a discussion about stopping to think before you act. You can refer back to again and again throughout the year..."Think about that time when we didn't pop the bubbles..."

Dandelion on fire. Bucket list for this summer... It burns all different colors! :) holy cow so cool! Wonder if you can turn it into a science lesson...

Preschool Science Experiments: "Sparkly Explosion!" This website has lots of fun ideas to do with your preschoolers :)