Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Early Childhood Education-"Encouraging children to "planting an herb garden into an egg-Easter Project"

With Easter around the corner, there are many activities ;especially  science projects you can do with your  children at childcare, preschool or daycare? Why not plant herb seeds in an egg? Or even beans to create-"Jack in the beanstalk" lesson!  This an activity that children will enjoy and also a great fine motor activity!

What you need:
Empty Eggs
Herb seeds (optional)
2 Tbs of water

beans (optional)

Fill 2/3 of the egg shell with soil, add 3 herb seeds, cover by sprinkling soil over seeds, water and set by a window. Water every four to five days.  To make it fun, you can also color/dye the eggs several days before

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