This was a cute activity. The kids had fun with it and even changed it into something more than I had intended which made it that much better. Our weather in a jar part 2.
A clear jar – an old peanut butter container, since I refuse to throw them out -, shaving cream, food colour, and water.
I filled it 2/3 of the way up with water then topped it with about an inch of shaving cream. I got a few little bowls of water with a few drops of food coloring in each and some small measuring spoons so only a little got added at a time.
I asked them if the shaving cream looked like something we see outside sometimes. The obvious answer here was snow. Every where we look outside right now, there is now. Bird poop was another… have I mentioned that I watch 3 boys?? [Read more…] about Weather in a Jar: Part 2