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Gooey, Messy Fun for Kids

We all like to get a little messy every now and then - especially kids! These are some of my favorite messy activities to do with my kids - the messier the better.
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Oobleck Science: Solid or Liquid?

Is it solid or liquid? Create oobleck and witness the amazingly weird oscillation between the two!

Bake Chocolate Volcano Cupcakes!

Your third grader will be amazed at the explosive combination of vinegar and baking soda in these chocolate volcano cupcakes with white chocolate "lava."

So Silly!: Make Your Own Putty

The perfect activity for a rainy day, or any time your little one moans, "Moooo-oom, there's nothing to do!"

Shaving Cream Paintings

Blend art and science in this hands-on activity that shows your kindergartener how primary colors combine to make secondary colors.

Mud Painting

If you're looking for something to keep your kid busy on a warm day, and give him some writing practice in the process, bring on the mud!

Make Your Own Edible Play Dough

Make an edible play dough with your child to help her develop her sensory and motor skills.

Foam It! Cause a Chemical Reaction

This experiment uses a yeast solution, liquid detergent, and hydrogen peroxide to produce an exciting reaction like no other!

Bubble Science

This recipe makes bubbles that not only blow up nice and big, but do tricks and experiments! How do you do it? It's not a secret, it's science!

Body Stamps

In this arts and crafts activity, let your kindergartener create life-sized body stamps using some paint and his own hands and feet.

Create a Bread Sculpture

Let your preschooler create something cute while making something delicious to eat: create bread sculptures, or shapes of bread dough!

Ick Can Stick! Make Milk Glue

Did you know you can make glue from milk? Try this experiment and the results will "stick" with you for a long time.

Popcorn Sculpture

This activity will help your child develop her fine motor skills and build spatial awareness,and it's a great way to jazz up snack time!

Create Squishy Paint Art

Featuring plenty of good old fashioned squishy, gooey fun without the mess, this compromise of an art project is sure to please little ones and grown-ups alike.

Paint with Ice

In this fun activity, frozen cubes of paint provide your preschooler with a cool new way to paint a masterpiece.

Explore the Senses with a Sensory Table!

In almost every preschool classroom is a sensory table. Learn how to make one at home!

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