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Eggbeater

Time

  • 5 to 10 minutes

Materials

  • Plastic tub or bowl
  • Liquid detergent
  • Hand-cranked eggbeater

Directions

  1. The eggbeater is a tool that is safe, noisy, and fun to use. Fill the tub with water and add a squirt of liquid detergent.
  2. Then step back and let your child experience the fun of a hand-generated motor.

Extensions

  • Add a drop of yellow food coloring to one side of the tub and a drop of red to the other.
  • Use real eggs to beat, and cook them after they are beaten to a frothy stage.

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Copyright © 2004 by Susan Kettmann. Excerpted from The 2,000 Best Games & Activities with permission of its publisher, Sourcebooks, Inc.

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