Pom-pom Drop Activities

Category: Science, 1YR+, Sensory, Fine Motor Skills

Image: laughingkidslearn.com

Image: laughingkidslearn.com

Source: Laughing Kids Learn

GOAL: Develop motor skills and un understanding of cause and effect.

TOOLS

  • Color pom-poms
  • Tube (Paper rolls work well)
  • Container
  • Sticky or masking tape

 

STEP

1. Tape the tube (paper roll) to the wall as indicated in the photo

2. Get child to insert pom pom into tube and see how fast it falls down

3. Change angle of tube to test how much faster pom pom falls down 

 

TIME: 30 MIN

TIPS

Teach about cause and effect and develop fine motor skills for young children.