March 1-5 • 11:00-1:30 EST

Let's get ready to ROCK at Beanstalk! From what goes on underground to amazing exploding volcanoes, this week will be packed with rock-solid fun. And of course we'll be rocking out the whole time!
Monday, Mar 1
9:00 - 9:30 MST
MATERIALS NEEDED

No materials needed!

9:30 - 10:00 MST

Come share the weather where you live and let's discover how wind and rain work together to wear big giant rocks into tiny grains of sand!

MATERIALS NEEDED

No materials needed!

10:00 - 10:30 MST

Do you have a favorite rock, pebble, fossil, crystal, or gemstone at home? Come share your treasures as we learn about all the different rocks we could find!

MATERIALS NEEDED

Favorite rock, pebble, fossil, crystal, or gemstone for show and tell

10:30 - 11:00 MST

Did you know that with a little polishing, even a plain rock can become something magical? Come learn about gems as we make our own sparkly and colorful stones!

MATERIALS NEEDED

Smooth stones or pebbles

Paint

Decorations (colorful tissue paper, glitter, sequins, stickers)

11:00 - 11:30 MST

Let's explore rocks, fossils, and minerals with the help our our friends at Dinosaur Ridge!

MATERIALS NEEDED

Collection of rocks

Magnifying glass (optional)

Tuesday, Mar 2
9:00 - 9:30 MST
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No materials needed!

9:30 - 10:00 MST
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Construction paper or watercolor paper

Coloring supplies

Paint or watercolors

Paintbrush

Water dish

Paper towel

Glitter (optional)

10:00 - 10:30 MST
MATERIALS NEEDED

Instruments of any kind

10:30 - 11:00 MST

We have discovered that there are many kids of rocks all around us! Now let's explore what kinds of creatures live under rocks and why they make their homes there!

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No materials needed!

11:00 - 11:30 MST

Come on a journey of the imagination as we explore through music and poetry the many fun ways we can use the word "rock"!

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No materials needed!

2:00 - 2:30 MST
Let's unravel the world of magic with a real magician as we have fun crafting our own disappearing trick!
MATERIALS NEEDED

Pen cap

Tape

Wednesday, Mar 3
9:00 - 9:30 MST
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No materials needed!

9:30 - 10:00 MST
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Instruments of any kind

10:00 - 10:30 MST
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5 rocks

Paint

Paintbrush

Water dish

Paper towel

Glue

Decorations (googly eyes, yarn, stickers)

10:30 - 11:30 MST
MATERIALS NEEDED

Paper

Coloring supplies

Thursday, Mar 4
9:00 - 9:30 MST
MATERIALS NEEDED

No materials needed!

9:30 - 10:00 MST
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Instruments of any kind

Rocks or pebbles

Cup

10:00 - 10:30 MST
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Instruments of any kind

10:30 - 11:30 MST
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No materials needed!

2:00 - 2:30 MST
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Beanstalk Junior Detective Badge printout (optional)

Notebook

Coloring supplies

Friday, Mar 5
9:00 - 9:30 MST
MATERIALS NEEDED

No materials needed!

9:30 - 10:00 MST
MATERIALS NEEDED

No materials needed!

10:00 - 11:00 MST

What are volcanoes and how are they made? Let's discover how these rock-mountains are alive with exploding hot lava as we use science to create our own volcanoes!

MATERIALS NEEDED

Container with small-mouthed opening

Clay

Vinegar

Baking soda

Dish soap

Food coloring

11:00 - 11:30 MST
MATERIALS NEEDED

No materials needed!