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Grassy Potato Hedgehog

This is a fun and interesting way to teach youngsters about the way things grow. 


Grass seed

Cotton wool

Half a potato

Knife (to be used by responsible adult)

Tablespoon or ice cream scoop


Cut a potato in half.

Scoop out the middle and replace with cotton wool.

Dampen the cotton wool.

Sprinkle on seed it will grow very quickly!

This craft is reprinted courtesy of Things2Make.com.

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Nature Crafts, PreSchool Crafts, Wild Animal Crafts

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