Homemade Tide Pool Seashell Wind Chime Activity Kit

Tide Pool Wind Chime Activity Kit



Homemade Tide Pool Seashell Wind Chime Activity Kit

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. Each participant gets a small sea star and 5 sea urchin spines. Dip the cord into glue and then into the hole atop each urchin spine. Tie on to each leg of the sea star and there you have it... an all natural wind chime that looks and sounds great.... Read More

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# of Projects Included: 25 (138s): $37.25
# of Projects Included: 100 (138s-1): $139.00
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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. Each participant gets a small sea star and 5 sea urchin spines. Dip the cord into glue and then into the hole atop each urchin spine. Tie on to each leg of the sea star and there you have it... an all natural wind chime that looks and sounds great.

Please note: this kit requires knot-tying and extra drying time.

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.
  • Gain a further understanding of the tide pool and its organisms by creating a tide pool wind chime using a starfish and sea urchin spines.

Materials Included:  

  • Starfish, sea urchin spines, glue 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.