Is it just me, or do children seem to notice everything? They notice the beauty of the leaves blowing in the trees on a windy day. They notice the fans spinning overhead in church, and pause in wonder at.
DIY magnetic silly putty - I am not sure what all goes into it or if it toxic, etc. but the idea of it is REALLY neat. I am going to have to check into that during out magnet unit in science this year!
Principles of Play: from Chazan - Play Dr Mom. The state of play is also the creative state. If we are not playing while creating, then we are in our left (analytical) brain and not in a truly creative state.