Our first snow day before Thanksgiving?! Well this is sure different but it gives us a chance to do some fun activities with the snow! Yay time for positivity! Ha! My oldest is nursing a stomach flu over here so we are going to do someindoor fun. Later we are going to try to go outside to enjoy all of this white fluff. Ive made up a little list of all of the fun things we want to try this winter. This year I am determined to think of winter not as a burden, but as a fun new environment to experiment with and explore. Lets see how it goes.
Winter To Do List
-Make ice globe lanterns
-Paint the snow with regular paint
-Make a snow man!
-Learn about what other cultures do in the winter.
-Make a snow fort!
-Spray snow with water that has food coloring in it.
-Decorate for Winter Solstice
-Cut out a million snow flakes to hang about the house
-Freeze random objects in big blocks of ice and let the kids try to get them out.
-Study why it snows
-Make natural bird feeders.
-Figure out what animals do in the winter.
-Go on a snow hike.
-Take a sleigh ride at Highland Forest
-Talk about all of the winter holidays
-Use painters tape to make race car tracks inside.
-Tons of science experiments!
Good luck to everyone this first snow day! Ill be posting pictures as we do fun activities and experiments. Let me know what you do on snow days!