A definite hair-do!

What you need

A small pot (a yoghurt pot is perfect)


Lettuce or cress seeds



Improving fine motor skills and hand eye coordination

Developing the imagination

Learning about the world

Developing patience

How long will it take?

10 mins

What to do

  1. Draw eyes on your pot and fill it nearly to the top with soil. Add your seeds and then cover them up with a bit more soil.

    watering can yoghurt pot
  2. Add some water, but not much. The soil should be just moist. Water it like this every day and see what happens!

    cress with googly eyes