Friday, April 28, 2017
Investigating Reflections: Secret Messages with Mirrors
Do you know a young detective or cryptologist? Hop on over to Green Kid Craft's blog where I wrote an engaging secret code mirror activity. While kids explore writing and decoding secret messages with mirrors, they'll also begin to learn the science of light and reflection.
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You'll need the following materials for the secret code project:
If you are teaching about mirrors, light and reflection, for elementary, I'd highly recommend checking out the More Picture-Perfect Science Lessons' "Mirror, Mirror" lesson plan. In addition to standards linked activities it uses the children's books What Did They See? and I See Myself to investigate mirrors.