These are my favorite teachable moments. Not the spilling necessarily, but sneaking in learning naturally throughout the day. No plan. No prep time. Just action on my reaction.
“Oops, Mommy…I spilled my green juice” (This post is not sponsored by Bolthouse farms, but I thank them for helping me sneak veggies into my kids)
Lesson 1: Liquids vs. Solids
Lesson 2: Can you see your reflection? Where else can you see your reflection?
Lesson 3: “How long do you predict it will take for the paper towel to absorb the liquid? Let’s time it! Tell me about the pattern you see on the paper towel!”
Boo-yah. Science with a side of math. Done. Now go play while Mommy works on her Pinterest Boards
Have you had any random teachable moments lately?