For children play is a form of serious learning, so let this March Break be a Time for Play. This list of specially priced DK Books will inspire and help solve the problem of "What should I do?" questions especially during the upcoming March Break. These books will allow fun and creativity to flow.This Alien Robots Science Book will be enjoyed by all the children and parents, although it is recommended for children age 7 to 12 years. I like this super cool book as it has lots of fun robots that we can assemble with our children.
I got my children's help to find the correct pieces to assemble and make six awesome robots.
We learned about friction, motors, levers, gears, axles and propellers. It explains physics, mechanics, forces and motion theories.
This video will show how the robot spun, while the robot spun against the wood it made noise so lower the volume on your computer if needed :)
This Book Made Me Do It is a fun book that we can keep looking and learning from. We can learn many interesting things from this book and I really recommend it for everyone. We can brush up our know how about so many things such as arts, crafts, horoscope, interesting facts, origami, sports, food and more.
We made this gooey slime, which is a messy but a fun experiment that children and adults will enjoy.
To make this you will need...
1 cup cornstarch plus more
1/2 cup water
few drops food colouring
Put the cornstarch in a bowl then slowly add about 1/2 cup of water, stirring all the time. It will become a gooey mixture. Add the colouring then stir. We can also add glitter at this point but we didn't do this part.
Add more cornstarch to make the mixture roll into a dough between the hands and you will notice the gooey slime melt but when it drops it will become a solid and stick to the table.
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