These special Earth pencils are a constant reminder of science -- and geography -- to your kid.
What You'll Need:
- Foam craft ball
- Permanent markers
How to Make Earth Pencils:
Step 1: Have your children copy the outline of the continents onto the foam ball. They should use a globe to help them get the shapes right.
Step 2: Once they finish, the can outline the continents with a black, fine-tipped marker. Color them with different colors. Color the space around them blue to make seas and oceans.
Step 3: Your children can poke the end of a pencil into the bottom of their model world -- add a little glue to keep the world on. Now they'll have a nifty way to write pen pals all around the world.
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