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The Mess-Free Way to Explore Pumpkin Guts with Toddlers

Exploring pumpkin guts is good sensory fun! This mess-free way to explore pumpkin guts is a great way to extend learning with toddlers or sensory kids!

Teacher's Pet – Ideas & Inspiration for Early Years (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Key Stage 2 (KS2) | Leaf Hedgehogs

hedgehog fall leaf craft - I did this with my son's class and it was a total hit. I'd recommend using leaves that aren't brown yet, as the brown leaves are more brittle and hard for kids it work with.

Pinecone Christmas trees-glue on pom poms for "ornaments"-easy craft for kids

Pinecone Christmas Trees What you need: Pinecones Small pom poms Craft glue What you do: This is one of the easiest holiday crafts for kids. Give each child a collection of small pom poms and glue. Let each child add to create their own holiday tree!

Great ideas for nature walk activities | NurtureStore :: inspiration for kids

Nature walk ideas :: Simple Play

Great ideas for nature walk activities :: outdoor play activities :: forest school :: learning about the seasons

FREEBIE - Nature Walk recording sheet - use as a simple journal sheet

Take a stroll around your school grounds and soak up the sights and sounds of Nature. A fun outside activity allowing your children to experience the simple pleasures of nature!

Fagley Primary Forest School: Leaf Matching and Lighting a Spark

At Fagley Forest School we learn how to appreciate the natural world and bushcraft skills like den building,campfires and foraging

Tuff spot - invitation to explore number with conkers and numicon.

Explore number with conkers and Numicon. This could be particularly motivating for boys.

Take a sheet of contact paper, or some regular paper painted with glue, and make a summery collage by sticking natural materials to it. You can make the stick more permanent by covering with spray adhesive later.

outdoor activity for ages Play Create Explore: Contact Paper Collage.instead of gluing objects to paper, use contact paper instead (which is already adhesive) and have your toddler just stick items to it!

Woodland Nursery Mobile Felt Leaves and Pinecones by thefeltnest

Woodland Nursery Mobile Felt Leaves and Pinecones by thefeltnest the background thing is weird but love the mobile :)

Autumn Tree Pine Cone Craft is a fun Autumn craft for kids that builds fine motor skills and can be adapted for all seasons too.

Autumn Stuffed Pine Cone Craft

Pine cone crafts are great for getting kids hands on with nature. This Autumn Tree Pine Cone Craft builds fine motor skills & is adaptable for all seasons.

Invitation to play with conkers, chestnuts, bowls, scoops, saucepans, spoons & cardboard tubes from The Imagination Tree (",)

Another lovely idea from the Imagination Tree - Creating a sensory tray thats interactive and gets those conkers moving and little minds working C & L