egg cress men

Who doesn’t remember growing these funny little guys when they were young??!

What you’ll need

  • Empty shells from boiled eggs
  • Cotton wool
  • Cress seeds
  • Pens

 How to make it

  1. Fill an empty egg shell with damp cotton wool.
  2. Sow some cress seeds on it.
  3. Draw a funny face on the shell.
  4. Let the cress sprout out on a windowsill (or somewhere light and warm).
  5. Keep it moist…and after 5 days be ready to give your cress head a haircut: time for a cress sandwich!!

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