To the tune of Teddy Bear Teddy Bear. Awesome. I'll get James singing this in the trolley round Morrisons tomorrow.
Frozen Dinosaur Eggs Sensory Play - The Imagination Tree
Have wonderful fun with these frozen dinosaur eggs for sensory play and scientific discovery! So easy to make and play with as part of imaginative, small world play scene and great for dinosaur loving kids. Playing with ice is an absolute favourite sensory and science activity for small kids to explore! We have often enjoyed...Read More »
Dinosaur Themed Measuring Idea (EYFS)
A novel way to get EYFS to appreciate the size of dinosaurs is by measuring a dinosaur's footprint using the shoes of the children.
Volcano Dino Land
Dinosaurs are a popular part of Montessori lesson plans. To engage in some dinosaur discussions i made up this Dino land. The base is a terracotta pot plant saucer which i covered in fish tank pebbles. For the volcano you will need a plastic bottle and some sand. Then add some plastic dinosaurs For our little science experiment we used a funnel into the plastic bottle and added about 1/2 cup of Bi-carb soda and a squirt of dish washing liquid. Tara also requested red glitter! Make up a bowl…
Dough Gym Week - Funky Fingers
Dough Gym is a very effective programme for children who really need to work on their upper body and gross motor development, but there may well be children in our setting who need more focused input…
Five Moon Activities for Kids
Five fun moon activities for kids and preschoolers to do at home, including puzzles, a phase viewer and art projects.
Dinosaurs for Preschoolers - Part 1
"Dinosaur Week" was a much awaited week at our house. I think most schools and household probably hold this week much earlier in the season but until I started received dinosaur skulls and dinosaur figures, I didn't see much interest in dinosaurs under this roof. Adrian has had a giant floor puzzle with a dinosaur theme for nearly a year now and has completed it maybe 2-3 times at most (and he lovessss puzzles!) so this tells you how little interest he's had in the past. Somehow, when the…