Fact or Fiction?!

What if we told you that a snail smaller than a teacup was one of the most venomous creatures on earth? You’d probably say that sounds like something out of a horror movie, right? Wrong! From killer cone snails to goblin forests, this Camp Kinda adventure will introduce you to places and creatures so fantastical you’ll find yourself wondering—is that fact or fiction?! You’ll have to join us to find out.

what you’ll need

    • Your Camp Kinda toolkit

    • Cardboard box

    • Paint and brushes (including watercolors if you have them)

    • String or dental floss

    • Play Doh or sculpting clay

    • Popsicle sticks, toothpicks, or straws for building

    • Assorted other craft materials (think cotton balls, googly eyes, etc.)

    • Ice and water

    • Wind or a fan

    • Animal or people figurines (optional)

    weekly family activity

    This week we’re exploring real-life monsters, fantastical places and creatures, and the legends that make us ask…is that for real? As a family activity, enjoy the fantasy film Raya and the Last Dragon together (rentable on YouTube). As always, check out the Common Sense Media review first to make sure it’s a good fit for your family.

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