These activities are perfect if you are cooking tea, feeding a baby, feeling ill yourself or simply want to dry your hair without having a toddler attached to you. These toddler activities are low mess, quick to set up whilst promoting independent play.
43 Quiet Time Activities for 2 Year Olds
Quiet activities for two year olds - threading cardboard beads
The contact paper/construction paper activity was a fail. still want to try the pom pom idea months). Toddler time: 5 ways to keep a busy - Sometimes the simplest ideas are the best! No expensive toys needed
Weather themed sensory tub: cut cloud, sun, lightning bolt and raindrop shapes out of craft foam - add a colander to make it "rain" The original post is for a sensory bath, but it could just as easily be done in a water table.