Eat like a bird in this fun experiment!
and/or sunflower seeds
1) Attempt to pick-up seeds or gummy worms with a butter knife (Make sure to supervise — this may be an unsafe idea for some children! You could substitute a craft stick).
2) Pretend the clothespin is a “beak” and pick-up gummy worms and/or seeds. Discuss which is easier: Using a “knife” beak or “clothespin” beak? Why?
Enjoy a snack. We attempted to break open the sunflower seeds with the clothespin!