children are great imitators...
Be Like a Plant ~ Seek the Light! (Plant maze - always a favorite!)
jello aquariums. So freakin clever!
Homemade lava lamps- if you haven't made one yet you really should!
Otherwise Educating: Sundial
I KEEP THINKING THIS IS PERFECT FOR MY TEACHER FRIENDS! Growing Hair! Too funny!
Shave crayons in whatever color/pattern onto a canvas, cover with wax paper and iron the whole canvas! The crayons will melt, creating your masterpiece!! Art Club
Smore Pie Pops Recipe Kraft Marshmallows
~So simple! Layer cheap plastic beads in cake pans (no lining required), melt at 400 for 20 minutes,let cool, & then just flip them out. Drill a hole in it to make it a suncatcher! Great "craft" for kids (choose the colors, arrange them in the pans) to make as gifts for grandparents or teachers. Oooh - could small ones be used as coasters? Look like glass but not breakable!
Homemade Moon Dough. "My kids love this stuff. Way Cheaper then buying it!"
On a tray, place a pile of baking soda. Mix vinegar + a few drops of food coloring in a cup. Give the kids an eyedropper. Have them fill it with vinegar, squeeze onto the baking soda and watch mini volcanoes erupt! rainy day idea!
How to build a catapult out of dowel rods - great for shooting splash bombs, ping pong balls, and marshmallows!
Build an exploding chain reaction from craft sticks