Fill your home with flying butterflies!
In this video, Piu and Rajeswaree will show you how to create colorful butterflies out of folded paper.
Materials: Paper, crayons or markers, scissors (optional)
How many butterflies can you make?
Show us your origami butterflies by posting a picture to #SingingWindsSummerFun on Instagram and Facebook.
El patio virtual de Singing Winds #SingingWindsSummerFun
¿Puedes hacer un globo aerostático con papel?
En este video, Karen te mostrará cómo.
Muéstranos lo que creas publicando una foto en #SingingWindsSummerFun en Facebook o Instagram
The Singing Winds virtual playground #SingingWindsSummerFun
Can you make a hot air balloon out of paper?
In this video, Karen will show you how.
Show us what you create by posting a photo to #SingingWindsSummerFun on Facebook or Instagram
Can you create Slime out of glue and an activator?
In this video, Piu will show you how to make 3 different kinds of slime.
Show us how stretchy your slime can stretch by posting a video to #SingingWindsSummerFun on Instagram or Facebook!
How do you use the properties of oil and water to create “fireworks” in a glass?
In this video, Faizah will show you how to do a simple science experiment with colorful results.
Share a picture of your “fireworks” with us on Facebook or Instagram.
Learn simple techniques for drawing in 3-D!
In this video, Juan will show you how to create an optical illusion with pen and paper.
Materials: pen, pencil, ruler, paper, sharpie or marker
Share your artwork with us on Facebook and instagram
How big a bubble can you blow?
In this video, Samiya will show you how to make bubble solution and wands from easy-to-find household items.
Materials: Dish detergent, sugar, water, scissors, empty water or soda bottle
Share pictures of the biggest bubbles you make!
#SingingWindsSummerFun on Facebook and Instagram
Click on “The Singing Winds Virtual Playground” in the menu above!
Each summer, The Singing Winds brings free arts & crafts, games, science projects, and storytelling programs to Albemarle Playground in Kensington, Brooklyn.
This year, The Singing Winds Virtual Playground will be online!
On Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from July 21 – August 20, the Singing Winds Summer Team will post new activities for children and families via email, facebook, instagram, and YouTube.
If you enjoy the activity, and create the project at home, you are invited to post your creation to the #SingingWindsSummerFun online gallery.
Check it out! Singing Winds is featured in this Partnership for Parks video!
We want to express our gratitude to Partnership for Parks, for supporting Singing Winds’ activities and festivals in Albemarle Playground since 2013.
The resources you offer are invaluable for community groups with a vision for their local park.
On behalf of all the children and families who love Albemarle Playground, thank you! We pledge to care for this public space with dedication and joy!