This project requires heavy adult involvement, and the use of a knife (for dissecting a flower) but afterwards, your little one will know all about how flowers become fruit.
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Looking for ideas to further learning at home? Here are some projects ideas from our Co-op:
CAPITOL FOREST COOPERATIVE PRESCHOOL
Home made watercolor paint:
Learn to make home made watercolors with common household items. Great if you're looking for artistic ideas with your kids, and, for whatever reason, can't leave the house.
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Tip: if you make the cabbage dye, there's a hidden science lesson in there.