spray the plant with epsom salts 1 teaspoon dissolved in a spray bottle of warm water (about 4 cups). that gives the pepper plant a boost of magnesium that is required at flowering time to produce fruit. spray them again 10 days later.
Upcycle pruned branches into coat hooks. No directions; was a 'for sale' item . but could use pallets for the frame. Make sure branch sections are well dried. Pre-drill branch and frame. Use wood glue and screws (or pegs) to connect.
No helium needed to fill balloons. just vinegar and baking soda!No helium needed to fill balloons for parties.just vinegar and baking soda! I NEED TO REMEMBER THIS! this is important since helium is not a renewable source and is in such short supply
The Ketchup Experiment! Kid friendly site with lots of neat experiments! It has one that makes a rocket out of a film canister, which would be good for an grade space unit, but it has to many kid friendly expiriments. Great site for any science teacher.
Game of tag on a scorching hot day, squishy sponge balls are summer's alternative to snowballs. Made from dollar store kitchen sponges that are cut up and tied together, they last longer than water balloons and are softer and splashier than regular balls.