Fun take home ‘projects’ specially designed for curious minds.

Keep creative & curious kids entertained during April Break with our Curious Kids Academy series.  We’ll be offering ‘do-it-yourself’ style projects, complete with instructions & all the supplies needed for the special ‘assignment.’  Projects cover the topics of baking, science, art & horticulture!  

Each project is purchased individually so you can choose just one, or sign up for them all!  All project kits are made-to-order & therefore final sale.  

How it works 

Pre-purchase a kit on our website.

Pick your kit up at the market between 9am – 6pm on the day you selected at check out.

Enjoy making your ‘project’ at home!  

Don’t forget to share the final results with us on social (@pinglesfarm) using the hashtag #pinglescuriouskids



Make-your-own lava lamp – $15 / kit

Your home will quickly become known as ‘the lab’ as your mini scientists get to work on this week’s project: DIY Lava Lamps! This simple at home experiment is as visually pleasing as it is fun to make.  Your little ones will be mesmerized by the final results!

The lesson plan: 

Learn about chemical reactions, while having a groovy time! Each project kit includes:  

  • Mason jar
  • Oil
  • Neon paint 
  • Alka seltzer tablets
  • Instructions   


‘dough’ it yourself play dough – $15 / kit

A classic indoor activity, that kids of all ages will enjoy: dough-it-yourself play dough, made with all natural ingredients! Your little ones will love being involved in the process of making their own dough, and when it’s finished their imaginations can run wild shaping it into all sorts of different things! 

The Lesson plan:

We love that this activity combines creative & instructive elements! Kids will reflect on how that individual parts are used to make a whole.  Each project kit includes: 

  • Flour
  • Salt
  • Cream of tartar
  • Oil
  • Natural dye 
  • Instructions 

MINI CHEF BaKING KIT – $15 / kit

MARCH 14th 12:00PM – 12:45PM ON ZOOM.  Pingle’s second Virtual Baking Event!  Your little chef in training will get to join us on zoom and follow along with step by step instructions on how to make a delicious & healthy snack: granola bars! Please note, this recipe includes honey & peanut butter. 

The lesson plan: 

Your chef in training will love learning about what goes into their food! This activity is also perfect for young ones learning how to follow directions. Each project kit includes: 

  • M&Ms
  • Peanut butter
  • Honey 
  • Rice Krispies 
  • Quick oats
  • Butterscotch chips  
  • Access to online baking party 

At Home Herb Garden – $12 / kit

Roll up your sleeves & get ready to get dirty! You’ll have a junior farmer in the making with this week’s assignment: an at home herb garden!

The Lesson plan:

There is so much a child can learn from gardening! Not only does it help to start the conversations around where food comes from, it’s a great lesson in care & responsibility. Each project kit includes: 

  • Seeds for 3 different herbs 
  • 3 decomposable pots 
  • Planting soil
  • Instructions