Source: Cognitive ToyBox
This fun and simple activity gives young children an opportunity to discuss what happens when you add water to various dry materials. Use a variety of dry materials you have easy access to (sand, dirt, flour, cornmeal, etc.) Have the children spray or pour water onto the dry material and mix it with their hands or any tools available.
Recommended Age: 2-3 year olds
Activity Type: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Scientific Inquiry, Scientific Thinking
Alignment: P-SCI 1, P-SCI 2, P-SCI 3
Given the school closures, CTB is sharing daily activities (digital and physical) that are standards-aligned and developmentally appropriate for preschoolers. Also see our research-backed assessment and learning games for parents and children.