Hands on Play

Write with Invisible Ink

Write with Invisible Ink

Do you remember writing with lemon juice as a kid? Yeah, me too. Do you remember why it works? Nope, me either. Mostly what I remember was that it didn’t work very WELL, and my brother trying different lamps hoping for a better result. This little chemistry lesson has way more for your kid to

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Children's Percussion (More Make Your Own)

Children’s Percussion (More Make Your Own)

A while back, the Joy Troupe NOVA Playgroup did an event we called “Percussion Factory,” where we got together and made percussion instruments out of recyclables and found objects. It turned out to be our loudest playdate ever and was a blast- just be sure you can keep the super glue away from the little

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