Learn Gravity with Parachute People
What kid doesn't love to throw an object off a balcony and watch it fall to the ground? Here's a fun and safe activity that won't break any household items but offers your child that naughty satisfaction by using a homemade parachuting toy! She'll have so much fun, she won't realize you're sneaking in a mini science lesson. For generations this activity has been a hit, and now you can see why!
What You Need:
- Lightweight plastic figurines (toy soldiers, dinosaurs, or any small, lightweight figurine will work.)
- A handkerchief or bandana
- A needle
- Thread (any color)
- Optional: permanent marker