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Science: Week of May 4, 2020

Virtual Park Shore

With Miss Tina

Continuing your child’s Park Shore preschool and Kindergarten education from home.

“A great teacher takes a hand, opens a mind, and touches a heart.”

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Week Of May 4th

How Do Leaves Breath?

Let’s Make Slime!

This Week’s Experiments & Activities

How Does A Leaf Breath Experiment


  • Shallow glass bowl or container
  • Fresh leaves (actually removed from the tree)
  • Lukewarm water (room temperature will work if necessary)
  • small rocks or weights to hold leaves down
  • sunlight
  • Patience, this leaf science activity will take a few hours of magic before you can start to observe anything happening.
  • Magnifying glass (optional)
Fluffy Slime Chemistry Activity


  • 2/3 cup White Washable PVA School Glue
  • ¼ cup of water
  • 3 cups Foam Shaving Cream
  • 1 ½  tbsp Saline Solution
  • ½  tsp Baking Soda
  • Food coloring – optional 
Plant Person

Try making your very own plant person.  Click here for some great ideas for planting activities on this site.

Lego STEAM Experiment

Click here for a fun Lego STEAM activity!

Butterfly Cycle

It’s a perfect time to make your own edible Butterfly cycle.  Click here for some great ideas.  If you make your own I would love to see a picture of what you used!!


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