Hover over each Learning Benefit below for a detailed explanation.
What you need:
- fish bowl
- acrylic paint and brush
- bamboo plant
- rocks or pebbles
- colored sand
What to do:
- Clean and remove label from the bowl of your choice.
- Invite your child to paint decorations on the outside of your bowl.
- Offer decorative materials for the floor of the fish bowl: Add rocks or pebbles, shells, or even a slender vase containing a bamboo plant in the center of the bowl. Encourage your child to imagine an underwater world.
- Fill with water, add your fish (real or pretend!), and watch the scene come to life.