June 10, 2017

Worcester, MA

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Active Play

Water Limbo

Cool off with Water Limbo! To play this you'll need a hose with a nozzle that allows for a straight, steady stream of water. Use the stream of water as the limbo stick that kids have to move their bodies under without getting soaked. The stream will be lowered when every kid makes it under the...

Construction Play

Cereal Box Puzzles

Here is a fun, environmentally friendly way to build your own puzzles! Start by cutting the cereal box apart, but make sure to keep the front of the box intact. Next have your child draw a picture on the brown side of the cereal box. Then cut the box into puzzle pieces and have your child put the...

Creative Arts Play

Paper Plate Sun

Make a Paper Plate Sun! Put a nickel on the table, give your child a piece of yellow construction paper, and show them how to tear the paper into small pieces, to match the size of the nickel. After they have torn several pieces of paper, have them glue the pieces to the paper plate to cover the...

Music & Dance Play

Soda Bottle Music Scales

Practice your Soda Bottle Music Scales! Make a tone by blowing into the top of a glass bottle. When you have it mastered, fill the bottles with different levels of water. Test the bottles to see if you like the sounds, if not change the amount of water. Arrange the bottles from left to right, low...

Reading Play

Action Word Charades

Start a game of Action Word Charades! Review the definition of a verb and have everyone brainstorm fun action words like wiggle, bounce, slither, hop, tiptoe, spin and march. Write them on slips of paper and put them in a hat. Divide the group in two teams. Someone from the first team picks a card...

STEM Play

Melting Snow

Help mother natures get rid of some of that pesky snow! Go outside and collect a tub or bucket of snow and bring it back inside. Brainstorm with your children on how they think snow melts and then give it a try! Some ideas for this activity are if you use a hair dryer, what will happen? What will...