Dinosaur eggs: 1 1/4 cups dirt, 1 1/4 cups flour, 3/4 cups of salt, 1/2 cup if sand. mix dry ingredients start adding water slowly until it holds form, form around critters of your choice let dry in the sun and let the kids enjoy discovering whats inside.
Paint that grows. Mix 1 cup flour, 3 tsp baking powder, 1 tsp salt, and enough water to make consistency of pancake batter. Divide into 4 parts and put in snack size Ziploc baggies along with food coloring. Squish it around to mix up the colors. Rubber band like icing bag and snip tiny hole. Squeeze to paint and then pop paper in microwave for 30-45 seconds and watch the paint puff up and grow.
Treasure Rocks! 1 cup fresh coffee grounds 1 cup flour 1/2 cup salt 1/4 cup clean play sand 3/4 cup water toys or trinkets to put inside Mix dry ingredients together, add water until dough is very moldable. Mold small toys within dough and leave outside for a few days or bake them for around 4 hours @170F. Then let the kids break apart with tools to discover the toys inside...very cool idea! @Play Create Explore
Introducing the Corn’a’saurus(Corn-oh-sore-us)– A dinosaur that inhabits dinner plates around the world and loves to watch kids eat their veggies! So EASY to make in less than 5mins!!! Bring some extra joy to your dinner table by making this simple craft…and possibly some loud “Rawr’s” too . "No real Dinosaurs were harmed in the making of this craft..." // this is adorable. Period.
Every kid has a little mad scientist hiding inside of them, and nothing is more fun than spending a little time dreaming up mixtures that bubble and steam and overflow! Here are 10 crazy concoctions you can whip up at home to satisfy their need to explore and create.