Have you ever wondered if you could dig a hole through the Earth so you can pop out the other side? If you have, you might want to check out what’s IN the Earth’s core before you try it. Let’s just say, it’s HOT! ?

Join us in our Journey to the Center of the Earth this month. It’s all about fossils, earthquakes, volcanoes and more! You don’t know it yet, but we’re standing on shaky ground. #earthquake #tsunami

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ACTIVITIES COMING YOUR WAY

Play 1: DIY Fossil

Did you know that fossils are not bones?! ? Find out what dinosaur fossils are made of. Then make your own with some modelling clay and Plaster of Paris.

Stuff you need from home:
Water, scissors and some small plastic toys.

 

Atom & the Dot | Journey to the Center of the Earth | Volcanoes, DIY Fossils & the Earth's Core

 

Play 2: Bullseye

The Earth is like a giant onion – it has so many layers. Find out how many layers make up the Earth’s core while testing your aim with a DIY dart board.

Stuff you need from home:
Scissors, a ruler and a pencil.

 

Atom & the Dot | Journey to the Center of the Earth | Volcanoes, DIY Fossils & the Earth's Core

 

Play 3: Mount Eruptus

What do Santorini and Mount Fuji have in common? These natural beauties are both a result of hot, fiery, volcanoes. Make your own erupting volcano with some vinegar and baking soda. We set ours in the Jurassic times. #jurassicworld

Stuff you need from home:
Dish soap, scrap paper, cellophane tape and some plastic toys (optional).

 

Atom & the Dot | Journey to the Center of the Earth | Volcanoes, DIY Fossils & the Earth's Core

 

BONUS: Surprise Egg!

Time to let the little archaeologist out to play. Scrape away at the little surprise egg for a little surprise!