How to Make Sun Tea
Sure, the sun warms things up in the summertime, but has your child ever used its heat to make a refreshing treat? Here's a hands-on activity combines science with culinary delight. Your child will learn how the sun's heat can be used to create her own flavor of sun tea! The process of brainstorming tea ingredients is a great way to flex those creativity muscles, and that combined with experiencing the power of the sun will result in a truly memorable tea-time.
What You Need:
- 2-quart glass container
- 4-6 teabags or 3-4 tablespoons of loose tea
- Your own ingredients, such a lemon rind, mint, cinnamon, honey, etc.
- Small bowl and spoon for mixing
- Several tea sachets or empty tea bags