The water bead sensory play activity has been going arouond the blogosphere for a while now. And I finally managed to get my hands on a couple of packets at the florist. They didnt have too many colors - after all they have a functional role, but we decided to go with the available pinks and purples. The girls had seen some water beads at the dentist last week and knew that they were beautiful and looked aesthetic, but they had not much clue about how it worked.
So here's how it looked after we had dropped the whole lot of them in the required amount of water. Correction - they were a lot smaller, but grew by the time I got the camera