Educational activities for kids: How to make a mini water wheel


Do you have a child, or a classroom full of children excited to explore the many aspects of water? Then you’ll love the Reading Kingdom recommended educational activities for kids.

Explore Water! 25 Projects, Activities, Experiments by Anita Yasuda is an activity book for young readers ages 6 – 9. The book features 25 hands-on projects, activities, and experiments to help kids learn about the water cycle, water resources, drinking water and sanitation, water pollution and conservation, water use, water folklore and festivals, and the latest in water technology.

Click here to download this great educational activity for kids: How to make a mini water wheel

Here’s what author Anita Yasuda has to say about this activity:

“The water wheel was important to Colonial American life. Before electricity, the colonists needed the mill to grind grains like wheat, corn, and oats.”

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Anita Yasuda

Anita Yasuda

Melissa is Reading Kingdom’s community manager and mom to two daughters, 4 dogs, 2 cats, and 2 tortoises. She is also an advocate for children with special needs as her youngest daughter suffers from Cerebral Palsy. Another major passion for Melissa is animal welfare and she volunteers as a foster parent for stray and abandoned animals.

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