Rain Sticks--- Used paper towel tubes and taped the ends shut with a bit of rice inside, then covered the outside with craft paper and decorated. It would have been nicer to have longer tubes, because paper towel rolls aren't really long enough to make the nice rain stick noise, but the kids still enjoyed them as shakers.
Need an activity for kids that will keep them busy for hours? Here's the step by step instructions for how to make the best homemade playdough in less than 10 minutes! Plus it's cheaper, and longer-lasting than store bought stuff!
Science Resources for Preschoolers Easy science projects for preschoolers to do and be amazed by. This way kids can still feel in control and understand the science, while still being able to physically do stuff and see cool results!!!