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Science & Nature Activities for Ages 3-5

Science & Nature Activities for Ages 3-5

 
P&C November 2006 birdhouse project
A blizzard of playful activities that you can do outdoors and in.
Dress up an ordinary jar with natural materials.
The season's colors and textures provide a harvest of natural playthings to collect, observe, and manipulate.
Take a closer look at fall leaves.
An everyday element that kids can't resist, water provides exciting learning opportunities and extended investigations.
Sponges offer squishy, squeezy, playful discoveries.
Grab your child's interest with homemade books.
Try this cool, artsy activity to learn about physical science.
Get crafty, creepy, and crawly with magnets.
Learn about insect bodies with these creepy crawlers.
Optical illusions defy the old saying, “What you see is what you get.”
Give your child the moon in his room.
The warm weather is great for bird watching. Make a bird feeder with your child to attract some feathered friends to your yard.
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Try a freezing, fun paint activity!

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