Paper Plate Crown
It is easy to make a paper plate crown with kids. The cost is right also! We made this particular crown for another contribution to my AWANA Cubbies Series.
Early Years Magazine - Issue 13: Games
Explore the NCETM Early Years Magazine - Issue 13. Published monthly, the magazine includes a range of features and professional development materials.
Mini Beach | Kids' Crafts | Fun Craft Ideas
Create a miniature beach scene on a paper plate with clay, sand, and a jelly ocean! Add other elements that you love about the beach like beach umbrellas, fishes, sea creatures and sand castles.
Pirates' Gold Number Play
We've been exploring Pirate Week here at our house. We all love pirates; in fact I realized I've never shared this picture from this past Halloween of our whole family in their pirate wear. So when Big Brother asked for a "Pirate Week" I couldn't resist. Beyond reading some pirate books, wearing our pirate costumes, and talking like a pirate this week I wanted to create some fun learning and crafting opportunities around pirates. I've been thinking for a while about how to turn Big Brother's…
* Ice Cream Theme Sensory Box
"C" and I made this Ice Cream themed sensory box this fall and I'm finally getting around to post photos of how we made it! We started by making some homemade pom-poms with yarn and a salad fork. Wrap the tines with yarn a bunch of times, then tied off your yarn in the middle. Slip it off the fork and use scissors to cut the looped ends. "C" is a good fork wrapper! Pom-poms make fancy bracelets too! Then, we made felt popsicles by gluing two pieces of felt together on a popsicle stick. Felt…
10 Rainy Day Activities for Kids - Inner Child Fun
Rainy days in the forecast? Looking for a few fun ways to keep the kids entertained indoors without breaking the bank?? Here are a few of our favorite ways to spend a rainy day… 1. Suminagashi Painting — Emily can spend hours doing this, and I love that each print is unique! 2. Find …
Ocean Sensory Tray with Frozen Rice - The Imagination Tree
Make a fun invitation to play on a hot day using frozen rice to keep the kids cool! With sea shells, fish and sea creatures it makes a great play prompt for ocean themed play and learning activities. If you’ve been a reader of this blog or a follower of my Facebook page for the...Read More »