Love kitchen science experiments with materials you already have in the pantry. These simple science activities all use salt plus one or two other ingredients. Kids not only learn salt attributes, but also scientific thinking, process, and methodology.
Felt Stick Horse Tutorial [I believe children need rocking horse s but have made my share of hobby horses when needed. Never used felt, boot socks as far as I recall. Anyway, these look pretty snazzy, don't you think?