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Rice Crispy Pyramids

September 29th, 2013

{source: Chasing Cheerios}

Here’s a fun activity to try on a home day, and might even help your kids practice for our upcoming Egyptian Sand City! Rice Crispy Pyramids: made just the same way you make rice crispy treats, only mold them into pyramid shapes using a (clean) sand mold (like this one), or cooking mold (like this one). Or try shaping them by hand if you’re not a perfectionist. The blogger who posted this idea hid m&m “treasures” throughout the pyramids, and sprinkled brown sugar around the plate for sand. Too cute!

If you and your kids are getting into the whole pyramid thing, here are a few other fun suggestions for making pyramids from household objects:

What else would make good building materials for pyramid practice? Share your ideas in the comments…

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