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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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August 27, 2014



Don't be afraid of fats! Healthy fats, like those found in nuts, avocado, or cheese, make great lunch additions or snacks, and will help keep your child full until the end of the school day.


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