Teacher Tuesday….Fun Summer Activities part 2

by: Cherie DuPuy

Painting with Bubbles

bubble painting

What you’ll need:

paint – lots of colors

dish soap

water

cups

straws

paper

Directions:

1. Pour some paint, a little dish soap and a small amount of water in a cup. Mix it up. If the color is too light, add more paint. If not bubbly enough, add more soap. You get the drift.

2. Put the straw in the cup and blow until bubbles come up over the cup. Make sure your child is old enough/able to do this.

3. Grab your paper and pop the bubbles on your paper. Repeat with whatever colors you want.

4. Allow to dry.

Homemade Moon Sand

moonsand

What you’ll need:

8 cups of flour

1 cup of baby oil

large bowl

Directions –

1. Mix flour and baby oil

2. Have fun!

Pool Noodle Race Track

Pool Noodle Race Track DIY 83

What you’ll need:

Pool noodle

Serrated knife

Toothpicks

Needle nose pliers

Directions:

1. Buy an extra large diameter foam pool noodle

2. Cut the noodle in half with a serrated knife (one side than the other side or electric knife you can cut straight through both sides)

3. Once the noodle is in two pieces lay them on the ground side by side

4. Insert toothpicks where the two halves of the foam noodles touch each other

5. Use as many toothpicks as needed to hold the noodle tracks tight together then with a needle nose pliers clip the ends of the tooth picks flush to the noodle

6. Decorate your track and let the races begin!

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