April 20, 2017 Sugirdha

Kids always go crazy over slime play. Well, who  doesn’t?  How good is it to have a fun and edible slime recipe which is simple and quick to prepare and offers hours of playtime? Recently in Singapore, slime play become a school trend and according to my son, all of his…

April 11, 2017 Sugirdha

What it takes Preparation: 30 minutes Waiting: 2 hours Setup: 5 minutes Play: 30 minutes+ Clean up: 5 minutes How to make rainbow rice https://youtu.be/d6rYi0u3w6k Set it up for play Mix, Mix, Mix You can let your child take the reins and play anyway they like. I was expecting my…

April 5, 2017 Sugirdha

Water beads or water babies are wonderful for colourful sensory activity. You’ll find these at the gardening section of stores or online. My son and I used to play with these before. Though I always make sure we always got the non-toxic version, it is unsafe for younger kids who…

March 3, 2017 Sugirdha

You could never tire of watching this magical experiment which makes your milk burst into colours. This is the first time my toddler watched this and she was immediately addicted to it. She tried to recognise colours as they went ‘BOOM! BOOM!’ (in her own words). Haven’t heard of this science experiment…

February 12, 2017 Sugirdha

I’m a bit of a hoarder. I’ve been saving these little disposable wipes flip tops for almost 2 years now. Yesterday I picked up a handful of them and set to work making this Peek-a-Boo sensory board for my 2 year old. Here’s a step-by-step about how I did it. Step…

January 22, 2017 Sugirdha 2Comment

Oobleck – the sticky green slime substance named after the Dr Seuss book, Bartholomew and the Oobleck. You can simple call it corn starch slime although it is considerably different from any other slimes you might have encountered. This is the easiest example of non-newtonian fluid (a fluid that doesn’t follow…

March 21, 2016 Sugirdha

I found this lesson on ‘a faithful attempt’ long ago and had always wanted to try it. It was a 2 day lesson. I didn’t show what they were making at first so the kids were taken by surprise on day 2 when they saw the result.