Make a monster from a potato with the growing cress forming hair, spines etc
Per young person: 1 potato, 3 drawing pins, 2 cocktail sticks, 1 sheet or more of
kitchen roll or cotton wool
Instructions - Cut a hollow from the top of each potato
- Add 2 drawing pins for eyes, and one for a nose
- Cut 2 cocktail sticks in half, push one pointed end into each corner for legs.
- Moisten squares of kitchen towel or cotton wool and put in the hollow, add cress seed
- Keep watered, stand back and watch it grow hair or spines
Additional Information You may want to cut the hollow in the potato before the meeting.