Book activities

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The Rainbow Fish Play Dough Activity

The Rainbow Fish Play Dough Activity is a great follow on activity to extend the learning and understanding of the story. It creates an opportunity to develop conversations, a story re-tell and develop fine motor skills.

The appeal of Treasure Baskets

Treasure baskets can be filled with everyday objects which then become a treasure trove to ignite and spark imaginations and learning. Becky includes a rich diversity of items in her baskets to evoke different responses. Here she tells us about their appeal, both for herself and her children.

Leaf Puppets

Making leaf puppets is a perfect kids fall/ autumn craft idea. This simple activity for toddlers and preschoolers accompanies the book 'Leaf Man' by Lois Ehlert.

Creative Area Ideas for Early Years

Excellent ways to provide an accessible creation station for children and lots of ways to vary art inside the classroom with a variety of materials.

Extending children’s EYFS activity

How to extend an EYFS activity to create further learning opportunities.Read more about how to extend the story The Three Little Pigs

T is for Tiger Tea Party Story Retell

T is for Tiger Tea Party is a story retell activity that involves bringing the story alive through sensory play. We created a sensory tub using various items that represented the characters and objects in the story The Tiger Who Came to Tea by Judith Kerr.

Numeracy - Money - Pancake toppings

This is numeracy activity involving money linked to pancake day. Depending on the ability of the children, they have to pick 2 or 3 toppings, record these ...

Shaving foam car tracks – Day 28 Toddler Play Challenge

Shaving Foam Car Tracks. Day 28 30 day toddler play challenge. Adventures of Adam. Toddler play. We got kitted out to play in the garden so that I could

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Jack and the Beanstalk Preschool Activities | Turner Tots

Fee-fi-fo-fum! I smell lots of preschool fun with these math, literacy, sensory, and dramatic play activities for "Jack and the Beanstalk."

Preschool Math: Counting and Addition with Pancakes

I thought it would be cute to teach counting and addition with pancake toppings. It ended up being a fun and engaging way to teach these concepts!

8 Outdoor Tuff Spot & Play Stand Ideas

Kids Fun Outdoor Holiday Activity Ideas. Outdoor Tuff Spot + Play Stand Ideas for Children. Children's Dinosaur, Ocean + Nature Play Suggestions. DIY Kids Messy Play Games + Creative Prompts to Help Kids Have Fun. Featuring PlayHOORAY! + Protective Kids Colourful Sun Hats by Little Hotdog Watson.