Mud Boat Races
It's raining in the Junkyard again. It has been raining for days. It is not only muddy, but now there are streams flowing everywhere, all along the paths. Most of the animals are stuck in their houses, but a few brave mice have a fun idea: mud boat races! It's not long before all the Junkyard friends join in.
Projects, Crafts, and Recipes for this Story
Sparkle Kitchen: Australian Sausage Rolls
Since we're talking about Australia and being friendly, this would be a perfect time to make up a batch of sausage rolls. Similar to American “pigs in a blanket” sausage rolls are often served up as an appetizer or easy picnic food when Aussies are welcoming a big group of friends.
Sparkle Kitchen: Banana "Mud" Boats
While these are commonly thought of as camping food, there's no reason you need an open fire to enjoy them. Plus, with just a few, commonly on-hand ingredients, they can be pulled out when cabin fever sets in, without too much advance planning.
Mud Pies and Mud Ball Critters
A fun, simple tutorial for making mud pies and mud ball critters, inspired by a Martin & Sylvia adventure in the "Nature School" collection.
Storybox Playlist: Stories for Healthy Competition
These stories are of healthy competition, winning and losing, what it is to lead a team, and what it is to play on a team: skills useful for anyone who loves to play games.