Tracking Shadows: Understanding how the sun changes position throughout the day and how this would affect where shadows are cast.

Shadows & Time

This simple activity visually records the movement of the sun and the shadow it casts during various times in the day.  Materials An object  (We went with an outdoor plant) Paper  (We used...
Pump Painting with make-it-your-own.com (Creative activities for kids). This painting process re-imagines soap pumps as a painting tool. It allows children to see what secondary colours are formed by the use of primary colours. (And who doesn't love water play!?)

Pump Painting

When your child LOVES pumping the soap, you add a bit of paint into the mix!  This activity allows you to see what secondary colours are made, simply by mixing the primary colours. Materials Bin (this...