Favorite Resource this week: Pinterest

Favorite Resource This Week

I LOVE this site.  It’s so addicting, it’s like One Pretty Thing, but it’s only the stuff I like!

 

One of the things I’ve been looking for recently has been activities/crafts for swimming creatures to go with our science text, and here’s what I have so far:

Chapter 1 oceans and currents:

Experiment from All Things Beautiful

Chapter 2 whales:

whale from Superheroes and Princesses

Chapter 3 seals:

nothing yet

Chapter 4: aquatic herps (turtles)

turtle milk bottle lid from Mama Jenn

Chapter 5: Primeval Reptiles (water dinos):

nothing yet, though there is one about Champy I might do from Superheroes and Princesses, still debating

Chapter 6: fish:

Fish sun catcher from 4 Crazy Kings

Chapter 7: Sharks and Rays:

Shark craft from Brimful Curiostities, anyone have a good manta ray craft?

Crab science experiment from Learning Ideas (you should totally check out this site)

Chapter 9: Mollusks

Hermit Crab from Handprint and Footprint Crafts

 

I’d go on, but you get the idea.  If you want to see all of the 50 odd ideas I have on my Swimming Creatures board feel free to head there.  If you have a craft or activity related to this be sure to leave it in the comments and I’ll head over and add it to my board.

 

DISCLOSURE:  None of these pictures are my own, all of them were taken from the site linked right underneath, if you want to see the entire cool project FOLLOW THE LINK!

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11 thoughts on “Favorite Resource this week: Pinterest

  1. I am technically on Pinterest, but I have yet to spend any time there. Like Susan said, I am frightened of the addictive nature of the thing – I don't have any more time to spend on the computer!!!

  2. Pinterest is my new favourite friend too. I just check it regularly when I check in on blogs and Pin what looks interesting 🙂

    I do love that you can search ALL of the pins and have found some really cool stuff by doing that 🙂

    mmmm I must do a Pinterst post, I think I am the only person that hasn't done one yet rofl!!

  3. Hi Ticia,
    Thanks for including Learning Ideas on your list. I'm afraid to start with Pinterest …afraid I'll get addicted. I signed up by haven't figured out how to “pin”.
    Thanks again,
    Have a great week.
    Marcia Murphy 🙂

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