There’s something about flight that makes our imaginations soar. In this adventure, our littlest campers will explore things that fly and float, from jet planes and dragonflies to clouds and hot-air balloons!

For Grown-Ups

What You’ll Need

Your CKJR Toolkit. What’s in the Toolkit?
  • Blocks (plastic, wooden, cardboard, magnetic—anything to build with!)
  • Play Doh (store bought or homemade)
  • A bin for water, plus cups, scoops, and spoons
  • Figurines (small animals, dinosaurs, or people)
  • A big roll or pad of paper
  • Washable paints, crayons, markers, and any other easy-to-clean art supplies

Plus

  • An empty plastic bottle
  • A balloon
  • Two large containers for holding water
  • Hot water and ice

Family Activity

Watch Flight of the Butterflies, a documentary about the year-long migration of Monarch butterflies from north to south and back, as well as the scientists who have devoted their lives to studying them. Check the Common Sense Media review for more information and streaming options.

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