These pirate cupcakes are so cute! And they use real frosting instead of fondant - they look easy enough for me to make!

because pirates are awesome and fondant is yucky

Perfect for a PIRATE PARTY! These super adorable pirate cupcakes are easy to decorate and use normal frosting instead of fondant.

Get the bubble wrap and start stomping with this painting craft!

Don't throw out that bubble wrap! Use it to create some fun art with bubble wrap stomp painting! The most fun you can have with bubble wrap art!

handprint boat...will be perfect for when we do a week on boats in our transportation unit!

Preschool Crafts for Kids*: Thanksgiving Day Mayflower Handprint Boat Craft- do on a long piece of paper with 3 ships for Columbus Day

Similar idea- bur use line outside & water table with pegs for fine motor skills, wringing out washing & pegging.

We enhanced the water tray by adding a washing line. As well as wringing the clothes of water and in turn developing gross motor skills they also developed their fine motor skills by squeezing open the pegs! Also lots of fun!

DIY Sundial

The sun clock can help the students determine what time it is by putting a pencil in the middle of the clock which will be the hour hand for the clock , and the students can learn about the minutes of the clock so that they can learn how to tell time.

Math and art activity rolled into one for preschoolers: A fun matching game and other coin rubbings ideas.

Art and math activity rolled into one for preschoolers: Mak colorful coin rubbing. A fun matching game and other coin rubbings ideas. Good busy play activity for preschoolers.

Pirate 1st Birthday - Ring toss game; thinking about using a pallet or a cardboard box. We used a spray painted pallet.✔

Cover a cardboard box, then attached Captain Hook props bought from the toy shop and voila! You have a pirate ring toss activity!

Shaving foam and powder paint mixing and mark making

Shaving foam and powder paint mixing and mark making. This is another good example of AFFINITY SPACE and it has all the facets of triggering curiosity- Empowering Pedagogy for Early Childhood Educators


SHIVERY snow paint is easy to make and SO FUN! Kids can create snowmen and other works of art that dry puffy and are COLD to the touch. Shivery Snow Paint Recipe Shaving Cream White school glue Peppermint extract Iridescent glitter or buffalo snow