Hot & Cold
Source: Cognitive ToyBox
Materials needed: Plastic bottle/container, Ice. You will need 2 plastic bottles or 2 containers. Fill one with cold water and ice. The other will be filled with warm water. Hand both bottles/containers to baby feel the outside of the bottles to explore the difference.
**Please ensure the “hot” is still temperature safe for baby. Warm water will be just fine for baby to feel the difference.**
Recommended Age: Birth-2 year olds
Activity Type: Offline Activity
Key Concepts: Senses, Attention Maintenance, Exploration and Discovery
Standards: ATL-REG 1, COG 8, PD-HLTH 2, SED 3, SED 5
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.