Despicable Me 2,
I KNEW we had to somehow include the...
...the Evil Purple Minions in our week of
I was inspired to create a game
based on the idea of air pressure when I found...
...these air rocket launchers at Wal-Mart
in the clearance section.
I then bought some purple cups at
The Dollar Tree...
THESE Minion goggles printouts
...a cup tower of
(I had to color the inside of the goggles
purple since the originals are yellow,
as well as added parts of a fluffy purple pipe cleaner
to the back of the cups.)
The kiddos then practiced the power of air pressure
by firing their launchers at the tower,
trying to knock down as many minions
as they could in the process.
if I had been on top of my game,
I also would have made the kiddos watch
so we could have deepened our knowledge
about air pressure.
I was not thinking far enough ahead
to secure a couple of this
Magic School Bus episode.
Hopefully, though, I will soon be able
...The Magic School Bus:
The Complete Series
soon, so I will never find myself missing out
on furthering the kiddos' education.
(In fact, it is on sale right now over on Amazon-
Since the kiddos did not knock down many minions
with the air rocket launches,
I let them get out the balls
and use their own force to knock down to tower-
just like we did during out
Little Wild Man found the
Mike Wazowski cups
we used during that week
...a gigantic Mike/Minion tower to knock over!
I am gonna show ya what rubber gloves
had to do with our
Despicable Me 2 Week,
so please come back and visit!