Wobbly Worms

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They're squiggly. They're wiggly. And they're oh so... amazing!

Activity Instructions

Worms are a vital part of a healthy environment. These little creatures keep the soil nutritious and healthy so that plants can grow big and strong! Let's learn about worms!

Download the fun worm activity sheets and let your toddler color and play while you share some amazing fun facts about worms!

Fun facts about worms to share with your child:
-Worms live in the ground in moist dirt or soil and spend most of their lives in darkness
-Worms don't have eyes, but can sense when it's dark our light through 'receptor cells'
-Worms try to stay out of sunlight because the heat from the sun dries out their skin
-Worms breath through their skin
-Worms live on average 2 years
-(Place your child's hand on his chest to feel his heartbeat) Explain that people have 1 heart, but worms have 5 hearts
-Worms eat things found in dirt like rotting leaves
-Worms help plants to grow healthy and strong by keeping the soil clean
-Worms are very important to gardens and farm land
-Worms are older than dinosaurs

Supplies Needed

Download and print out the flyers or find your own printables on worms
Crayons
Markers

I Wonder... 

I wonder statements are a great way to introduce concepts to children, stimulate their curiosity while modeling the pleasure of learning, and embrace ideas in a fun and unpressured way!

I wonder how worms move without any arms or legs?
I wonder how worms eat?
I wonder if worms have eyes?
I wonder if worms have ears?

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