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Create a Magnet With a Wire and a Nail

Almost Unschoolers: Cereal Box Magnet Mover

Magnet Painting! Manoeuvring the Magnet under plate, moving the paper clip around to paint!

Create a visual model of how a lung works

I love this activity! My former students have created some beautiful poetry with this style.

Creating Colorful Icicles ~ Housing A Forest

Great idea for creating a "peaceful" classroom community. This teacher reads the David books and The Peaceful Classroom by Naomi Drew to introduce rules and peacemaking. Then her class made this great anchor chart.

Create a cool Water Wall structure

Take math outside with these awesome math activities for prek and kindergarten

Another great infographic! This one provides a great example of the Socratic process.

earth layers in a jar

Great visual for students who struggle with b vs. d reversal issues.

Practice spelling with your kids using this simple spin spelling spool! (via No Time For Flashcards)

Alphabet play dough mats. Easy for beginning kindergarten because the letters on mat look like real play dough "snakes".

Step-by-step lesson plans, worksheets, questions and answer sheets for teaching George Orwell's Animal Farm!

Printable classroom schedule cards or by SouthernStatement on Etsy

clouds

Homemade Magnetic Slime- TOO COOL! This stuff takes minutes to make & is a sure way to WOW the kids!

Unplugged Play: Build-a-Bridge Challenge from busykidshappymom.org Do your kids enjoy engineering challenges?

FREE Biology Lab: Simple DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) Extraction. You will use ordinary Dawn dishwashing detergent and alcohol to extract the DNA from the cells of wheat germ. The download will include a lab handout that is ready to be copied and passed out to your students. Includes: Title, Introduction, Purpose, Safety Precautions, Procedure, and Follow Up Questions.

This early science activity introduces physics to young learners by testing electricity.