Time-out bottles. Fill a bottle with 3/4 water, one bottle of glitter glue, & ultra fine glitter. Then send this bottle with your child to timeout and they can watch it settle to calm them. Once the glitter is settled their time is up. << not a half bad idea...
The Mind Jar is a meditation tool to use when you are stressed. When you shake the jar the glitter (your thoughts) are all over the place. Watch them slowly settle while you calm down. From blog, "Here We Are Together".
Materials Needed: Glow Sticks Scissors Iridescent or Diamond Glitter Baby food jars Super Glue The Process: Cut a glow stick and shake the contents into a jar. (Grownups Only for This Part) Add diamond glitter Seal the top (Super glue) with a lid. Shake well Lasts approx. 5 hrs.
Another Pinner said: "This kept my 2 year busy for an entire hour and my 4 year old busy for 2 hours! YAY! Drop vinegar tinted with food coloring onto a pan filled with baking soda. Sheer minutes of colorful fizziness!!... Pretty sure we will be doing this tomorrow!! Spring break activities here we come!! Yippee