Make these simple sensory bottles as a hands-on manipulative to talk about the weather. Great for circle time! I would use this in a kindergarten class. put the children in 5 groups and let them tell class mates what they think about their bottle.
Letter Hunt for Early Literacy: A sensory literacy activity for toddlers and preschoolers learning the alphabet. Ages 18 months ELA 2 Demonstrate awareness of the alphabet APT 2 Demonstrate flexible thinking during play