It’s the first day of spring, so what better time to introduce children to the concept of how things grow? Check out this engaging, hands-on activity from Community Playthings that teaches kids how to observe the process of germination by planting seeds and watching them grow.

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Ziploc bags
  • Dried beans
  • Wet paper towels

Click here for instructions.

 

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Source: Community Playthings Blog

Topics: development