Homemade Tide Pool Seashell Wind Chime Activity Kit
- Windchimes are made from one sea star and 5 cut turritella.
- Each windchime is made using simple knots.
This activity kit combines wonderful information about ocean life with a beautiful craft project made of natural materials. Children (and adults!) are fascinated by sea life and they will love to create and take their very own tide pool wind chime.
Please note: this kit requires knot-tying.
Ages 8 and up.
Unit Goals and Concepts:
- Discover the different areas of a tide pool, what animals and plants live in each, and why.
- Learn interesting facts about different tide pool specific species.
- Starfish, Cut Turritella shells and other supplies for each participant to make a tide pool wind chime.
- Baggies for each participant to take his or her project home in.
- Our exclusive instructor's activity guide that provides everything the instructor needs to teach about tide pools, including a reproducible activity sheet and ideas for additional projects.