Potato Cress heads
Make a monster from a potato with the growing cress forming hair, spines etc
Per young person:
1 potato, black marker pens,
cotton wool, metal spoon.
Instructions - Cut a hollow from the top of each potato
- Draw face features on the potato/ write your name.
- Moisten cotton wool and put in the hollow, add cress seed
- Keep watered, stand back and watch it grow hairs.
-You can use cress in salads.
Additional Information You may want to cut the hollow in the potato before the meeting.
- cress heads
- Growing seeds
- Scientist - Cress
- Scientist - Seeds