Originally posted as a gift idea for a child. But I think it would be a great way to see how root plants grow. You plant seeds that grow underground plants and watch the roots and vegetables form. Good teacher or parent craft for kids.
Plant Pals Your indoor gardener may not get your "bad hair day" jokes, but the fun of this grassy-haired friend won't be lost on him. Like a Chia Pet, the project requires just a sprinkling of seeds, a bit of sun, and a few drops of patience.
Check out these 20 ideas for completely tactile, out-of-control, giggle-inducing creativity. The best part of these messy activities for kids is when you get to turn the hose on your kids and restore them back to their original splendor.