Preschool STEM Activity- Foam Blocks and Shaving Cream Towers


Amazing fun and learning often come from incredibly simple materials, which is exactly what happened with this preschool STEM activity. My youngest was home with a bad cough but by noon we were both climbing the walls. I asked if she wanted to test out a fun activity for me before I took it into my classroom, she was game! This building activity is great because it attracts children that might not be eager to play with blocks but the shaving cream is just too novel to skip, and for children who do love blocks the addition of shaving cream gets them thinking about one of their favorite activities in a new light. What I do know if that this was a ton of fun and every single thing for this STEM activity for preschool was bought at the dollar store.

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