Friday, February 4, 2011

Icicle Harvesting

At 6 a.m. this morning I ventured outside to harvest icicles.  The task was made that much more interesting with the -13F temperatures! I filled our large cooler half full of the icey beauties. I suppose I could have woke up my kids to help, but let's just say I wasn't feeling quite that adventuresome.
So why would I go icicle harvesting? Well, my lesson today for Nature Preschool is about ice. What better way to explore ice but by bringing real icicles inside to explore!

If you want to explore ice with your children, check out the ideas at this website:

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