25+ Water Play Activities for Kids in the Backyard
25 fantastic,easy backyard water play activities for toddlers and preschoolers. Inexpensive ways to keep your kids cool and having fun at home this summer!
Water Sensory Bin Ideas - The OT Toolbox
These water sensory bin ideas are great ways to use water bins in therapy. Aquatic therapy on a small scale with sensory water tables!
Toddler Inside Water Play Activity
34Save 34Save Are you following us on Pinterest? My toddler, like many, has a real fascination with water and will happily play with anything involving water for quite some time. Water play is fabulous when the weather is hot and especially when you can get outside, but living in Melbourne, Australia, this is certainly not the case all the time so I have to come up with ways that we can still play and investigate with water, whilst inside, without making a huge mess! Here is a fun sensory…
15 Creative Indoor Water Play Ideas
You don't have to wait for summer to enjoy water play. We're showing you how to splash around inside! Grab a few towels and get ready for your kids eyes to light up
Science for Kids: Water bottle fountain
Are you following us on Pinterest? This experiment allows children to see that air takes up room and is always present even though we can't see it. Ages: 2 -12+ (see the bottom on how to simplify or extend to meet the needs of your child) Materials: Empty water bottle balloon straw blu-tac (or similar) tray for catching the water (optional. You could always do it outside, in a bath, or near a sink) Begin by blowing up a balloon and asking your child "What is in the balloon?" Let the balloon…
20 Water Play Ideas - Mom's Library
Since summer is here, I am going to share some water themed play ideas – they are over 20 of them! I was fascinated by the list of water play ideas from Fantastic fun and Learning site, to name a few: ice bowling, ice cube sail boat, and water balloon. This easy-to-make water wall is going to keep your kids entertained for a long time. Water will help keep kids cool in the summer. How about ice? This water play list […]
Squeezable and colorful water play
Throughout our first week of school, we continued to explore the various tools we use in preschool. One of the tools that we use often in our classroom are these plastic condiment bottles. We usually keep paint in our bottles (which we
Nature Soup - Nature and Water Play for Toddlers - Meri Cherry
One thing I’ve learned over the years is that often the most simple activities are the best. This week at Art Play Group we made Nature Soup, a concoction of lemons fresh from our lemon tree, rose petals, rocks, leaves and water with assorted shades of food coloring. Let’s just say it was delicious! I […]