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Book: The GIANT Encyclopedia Of Learning Center Activities For Children 3 to 6
Center:

Science/Discovery/Nature

Topic:

Occupations

Content:

Technology

Area:

Cognitive

Age:

3 through 4 Years Old

Interaction:

Large Group

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Materials:

water table or tubs
water
clear tubes
siphon pumps
large sheet of paper
marker



Instructions:

1. Fill the water table with water and add clear tubes and siphon pumps.
2. Show the materials to the children and ask them to guess what the siphons
are for. Make a list of their guesses.
3. Encourage them to explore the materials during free play.
4. Regroup after free play and have the children share what they discovered.
5. Have the supplies close by to show the group what the siphon pumps
can do.


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