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This simple tea party set-up is just right for toddlers and pre-schoolers – with a few added extras to really make the play fancy!

Pretend play cafe - classic imaginary play for toddlers and preschool!

Have you tried making your kids sensory bags? They are so much fun! Kids love playing with them and they are easy to make. Plus, there are endless possibilities. If you’re looking for inspiration or a new idea to try, here is a huge list of sensory bags to make. 20 Sensory Bags To Make...Read More »

20 Sensory Bags To Make for Kids: Mess Free Sensory Play

You can make this beautiful puffy "sea foam" with just a few simple ingredients- great for ocean themes or just a fun summer activity!

play with bubbles might help calm her. You can make this beautiful puffy "sea foam" with just a few simple ingredients- great for ocean themes or just a fun summer activity!

ice eggs - Freeze balloons filled with water and small toys. Cut balloon off and play with eggs outside. Provide spoons for cracking ice and digging treasures out.

great summer idea-ice eggs - Freeze balloons filled with water and small toys. Cut balloon off and play with eggs outside. Provide spoons for cracking ice and digging treasures out. - looks like a great activity for hot summer days!

MakingMamaMagic: Sandcastle Sand Art

MakingMamaMagic: Sandcastle Sand Art Idea - Have students draw/color it themselves first and then write about what they would do at the beach.

Puffy Paint Ice Cream Cone Craft for Kids - Fun summer art project! Love mint chocolate ice cream!

Puffy Paint Ice Cream Cone Craft for Kids - Crafty Morning Puffy Paint Ice Cream Cone Craft for Kids - Fun summer art project! Need fantastic hints regarding arts and crafts?

COFFEE FILTER PAINT BRUSHES - these create such a cool effect on the paper.

coffee filter paint brushes -- good for TK/activities in a pinch

10 fun backyard summer activities that encourage sensory and motor skills!

(For ages 9 months to 36 months, APL fun backyard summer activities that encourage sensory and motor skills!

15 Outdoor Recipes for Play - awesome summer activities to do outside!

15 Outdoor Recipes for Play - awesome summer activities to do outside! Sponsored by HORMEL® Pepperoni

This Mom created a matching game where kids had to guess which sensory balls made imprints in play dough. We may have to borrow this idea...

Simple Sensory Ball Play with Playdough at SensoryActivities.