Activities for Cute Little Learners

Science

Stuck Trucks: Science and Sensory with “Little Blue Truck”

Stuck Trucks: Science and Sensory with “Little Blue Truck”

The science and sensory activities are combined for our “Little Blue Truck” unit. We are playing with mud, ice, and water, and experimenting with water temperature and salt to watch the ice melt, getting our cars and trucks “unstuck”. Here’s how we did it!

Homemade Butter: Science & Cooking with “Thankful”

Homemade Butter: Science & Cooking with “Thankful”

Time to get a good workout! Making butter is SO fun and very simple. Plus, it’s like magic, so it’s sure to be a hit with your little people. “Thankful” is about lots of things people are thankful for. In the text, a beekeeper is […]

Floating Letters M&M Experiment for “Trick or Pete”

Floating Letters M&M Experiment for “Trick or Pete”

Halloween is looming and I get to share another Halloween book with you: Trick or Pete! I’m starting off this series with a science experiment. Did you know that M&Ms can lose their “M”s? Find out how to do it below!

Flying Broom: A Science Experiment for “Room on the Broom”

Flying Broom: A Science Experiment for “Room on the Broom”

Just a few materials and you’re ready for some broom-flying fun! Explore static electricity after reading Room on the Broom. 

Raincloud Experiment

Raincloud Experiment

In the book Stick and Stone, Stone finds himself lost in a rainstorm while searching for his friend, so this week we’re experimenting with rainclouds!

Melting Crayons

Melting Crayons

Our science exploration activity this week is all about crayons to go with a reading of The Day the Crayons Quit! We’re exploring crayons in a solid and liquid state and making our own swirly crayons. Here’s what you’ll need: