(Cub Scout Wolf Elective) - touchfeelandlearn: a different take on showing/teaching importance of using soap and water to wash hands reminder on some healthy habits like not sneezing on your siblings and washing hands (with soap)
DIRTY POTATO EXPERIMENT - rubbed slices potatoes on different dirty surfaces outside, inside and on our body to figure out which contained the most germs. Kept for a week in a dark warm place to promote bacteria growth
Apples & Handwashing: We put a clean apple slice in one jar. We passed another apple slice around the class as we came in from recess with dirty hands. We have been observing the two jars in the science center. This is the difference after 8 days - gross!
Teach your kids about the fascinating human body with these fun yet informative activities! (via I Can Teach My child) I'm going to school and will be learning about the human body so this will be a awesome way to teach my kids!
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.
2 ingredient DIY recipe for Ice Cream Play Dough! This play dough is the fluffiest, softest, and funnest edible play dough you'll ever make! Ingredients: Pre-made frosting (in any color) and Powdered Sugar