Growing grass and other Earth Day themed learning activities for preschoolers. This is a fun activity to try alongside The Earth Book by Todd Parr, paired with an Earth learning theme. You can also read What Does It Mean to Be Green for this week. All of the activities are wonderful ways to celebrate Earth Day on April 22nd. Growing Grass: A Fun and Easy Earth Day … [Read more...] about Growing Grass and Other Earth Day Learning Activities for Preschoolers
Looking for grocery store activities for preschool? This creative application of grocery store ads is perfect for a grocery store theme for preschool. Kids love to play shopping games. This grocery store themed preschool activity uses those grocery store ads we all get, while building fine motor skills. This activity also pairs beautifully with the Kidcraft grocery … [Read more...] about Preschool Grocery Store Activities
Children love light tables! Learn the benefits of light tables in preschools and beyond, plus read how you can make your own. This post also includes recommended toys for light tables. I took these photos on a day when Anna was sick and we spent a lot of time playing quietly on our light table. We were lucky enough to receive this light table as a blog review item a … [Read more...] about Light Table Play
Do you have kids who love to play in the snow, but they don't feel well or you just can't keep dressing them up to go out for two minutes? Try bringing in snow to play with indoors! Winter sensory play brilliance! We don't see much snow since we moved to sunny California, but back when we lived in Massachusetts it was a fixture of our lives for months on end. The kids loved … [Read more...] about Winter Fun for Kids: Bring in the Snow for Winter Sensory Play!
Painting with icicles is a delightful winter activity that kids love. Even better, it's virtually mess-free! If you live somewhere cold enough for this activity, you may also want to try bringing in snow for the kids! Paint with Icicles - Winter fun for Kids I introduced my kids to this activity back when we lived in Massachusetts, where winters were long and icicles … [Read more...] about Winter Fun for Kids: Painting with Icicles