Simple Art for Toddlers

Simple and Fun Art Activities for Toddlers

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!I am always on the look-out for simple art for our toddlers, since (for most of them), this is their first experience with art. If you’ve read some of my other toddler art posts, such as this one, you will see […]

Vegetable Soup for Kids

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Vegetable soup for kids is so easy to make, especially when you have a cute picture book to go along with it! When I was asked to review Garden Safari Vegetable Soup by the Kitchen Club Kids, I couldn’t wait to try the recipe with our preschoolers. You might recall when we made our own fruit […]

Nature Stick Necklaces

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During our gardening camp, I decided to invite the children to make nature stick necklaces. I love to use natural materials and was inspired by this activity. I wanted to add a bit more, so I decided to add some fine motor by threading dyed macaroni pieces. What a fun activity this turned out to […]

Literacy in Preschool Classrooms

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  Literacy in preschool classrooms can happen in a variety of fun, hands-on ways. While a reading and writing center are important, you do not need to limit literacy activities in those areas. Take a look around your classroom. How can you add letters with blocks? What about play dough? How can you engage the children […]

Ladybug Craft

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    During our nature camp, our preschoolers had fun putting together this simple ladybug craft. I love to add some learning to our activities, so we did some counting while putting the ladybugs together. My inspiration for this activity came from this post.  This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.   What you […]

Kids Activities Using the Five Senses

Five Senses Activities

  There are so many ways to put together activities for kids that engage their five senses. These activities can happen indoors and out, in all of our play and learning centers. Here are some fun and simple ways children can explore touch, smell, sight, sound and taste.   This post contains affiliate links for your […]