#Working [Mom/Dad] Moment- Tues April 14th

Ready for another messy art project?

Materials: YouTube, black construction paper or cardstock, white pencil crayon or crayon, white paint, flour, an old container and a bottle cap.

Main Learning Outcomes: Developing fine motor skills, sensory exploration and creativity, and early literacy.


(1) First, cuddle up together with your child to read the story, “Goodnight Moon”, by Margaret Wise Brown. If you don’t have the book at home, you can listen to it by following this link:

(2) Now let’s make a moon, full of “rocks” and “craters”. Start by squirting some paint into your container, and slowly add flour until you get a good, thick consistency (and let your little helper stir it up). When the “moon paint” is the consistency that you w