Exploring Colors with Baking Soda and Vinegar
Combine art and science in this fun and easy activity for kids using baking soda and vinegar! Such a fun science experiment for preschool and kindergarten!
Sensory Sunday - Touchy Feely Frames
As you know, sensory play is one of our favourite activities! I am trying to move away from traditional plastic toys and make our own fun. I've been reading a lot into the Montessori way of learning and I'm so impressed. I've seen lots of amazing sensory boards on Pinterest so I decided to give it a go. I had a packet of plastic frames in the cupboard that we had never used, so I very carefully removed all of the glass leaving just the cardboard backing frame behind. I then headed to Mum's…
Crunchy Box - Busy Toddler
Crunchy box is a fun to set up toddler activity using stale food and tiny hammers. Toddlers smash and crunch in a silly sensory activity that's easy to play
A Car Wash for the Kids
The final few days of summer are here along with 90 degree temps. What better way to cool down and celebrate these last few days than with every kid's favorite thing: water! Monday morning, I created a "car wash" in the water table. The kids had a blast scrubbing the toy cars and splashing in the bubbly water. Here's what you'll need: I did our car wash in the water table, but I've also made this an indoor activity and filled medium sized Sterilite plastic bins with water (or baking pans…
Toddler Activities: 17 Months Old
One of the challenges of being a stay at home mom is finding activities for your little one to keep them entertained throughout the day. These are a few of our current favorite activities: Silverware Sorting: Try this simple sorting activity with your toddler. I guarantee your little one will enjoy helping you with this chore. The next time you empty the dishwasher, let your toddler put away the spoons, forks, and any knives that are not sharp. You can put the divider on their highchair tray…
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All About Me Edible Face - Healthy Lunch or Snack
All About Me Snack JZ has come to expect a fun snack or meal to go along with each unit study we do. For our All About Me unit I ...
Learning scissor skills with jelly sensory play
Colourful, scented, sticky and fun: we’re learning scissor skills with jelly sensory play. Learning scissor skills with jelly sensory play Sometimes my daughter talks me into things. I remember jelly (jello) fondly from my childhood birthday parties when it used to be served with a satisfying plop on top of a bowl […]
Random Spring 2013 Snapshots
Stomping in the Mud Playgroup starts back on September 4th & 5th. We are looking forward to another year of stomping adventures...stay ...
Fine Motor Home Car Wash Activity and Sensory Activity!
At home car wash activity! My kids are mesmerized by the car wash - half terrified of being trapped in the car and half ecstatic about the sensory overload
Quick and Easy Fine Motor Clothespin Activity
Quick and easy fine motor activity for toddlers and preschoolers using clothespins! Try it!