Getting messy is something kids are naturally good at! So let their natural talents shine with one these fun projects that are totally worth the bath that will inevitably come later. Whether its snowball fighting in the summertime or swirling colors with spaghetti, scroll through our slideshow for eight messy activities your kids will love.

Dig In!

Kids will be saying "Ewwww" then begging to help with this yucky-but-amazing handmade worm habitat, complete with wiggly worms and a whole lot of dirt. Stephanie at Two-Daloo has the step-by-step instructions on making this at-home science project your kids will talk about all summer long.

photo: Stephanie/ Two Daloo

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— Melissa Heckscher