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Up! Hands-on play and building activities for kids

Up! Ebook: 30+ Hands-on Learning Projects from Blocks to Rockets

Our newest ebook, Up!, is finally here! Up! will take your child's love of blocks and building, and … [Read More...]

STEAM Kids: 50+ Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math activities for kids

STEAM Kids: 50+ Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math Activities

Ready for some STEAM inspiration? Our newest book, STEAM Kids, is here! You'll find all kinds of … [Read More...]

Sponge Painted Owl Craft for Kids with free owl template printable

Sponge Painted Owl Craft for Kids with Owl Template

Use our free owl template to make this colorful, sponge-painted owl craft. This art project is … [Read More...]

Exploring Books Through Play: 50 Activities for Exploring 10 Popular Children's Books from The Preschool Book Club

Exploring Books Through Play is Available Now!

Our newest book, Exploring Books Through Play: 50 Activities Based on Books About Friendship, … [Read More...]

Homemade Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Activity for Kids

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Small World with Free ABC Printable

This simple Chicka Chicka Boom Boom play set is a fun hands-on way to explore the alphabet and … [Read More...]

Counting Activity for Kids inspired Lois Ehlert's Fish Eyes

Counting Activity for Kids Inspired by the Book Fish Eyes

Please welcome Deirdre from the blog JDaniel4's Mom! Today she's sharing a fun counting activity for … [Read More...]

Hands-On Math for Kids: Counting Activity inspired by the children's book, 1-2-3 Peas! Practice one-to-one correspondence, counting, addition, and subtraction! ~ SophistiKated Cuties for

Easy PEASy Math Activity for Kids Inspired by the Book 1-2-3 Peas

Please welcome Katie from SophistiKated Cuties! Today she's sharing a simple math activity inspired … [Read More...]

How to Make a 3-D Sandcastle Craft for Kids

3-D Sandcastle Craft for Kids

I'm so excited to introduce you to Isabel from Uno Zwei Tutu! Today is she sharing a super cute and … [Read More...]

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Starry Night Sky Art Project for Kids

We were inspired by the dream tree in The BFG Disney movie to create this starry night sky art … [Read More...]

ABCs and 123s: 40+ Literacy and Math Activities for Kids

ABCs and 123s Ebook

I'm so excited to finally introduce you to my newest collaborative ebook, ABCs and 123s! This ebook … [Read More...]

Magnet Activity Inspired by Herve Tullet's Let's Play!

Creative Magnet Activity for Kids inspired by Herve Tullet’s Let’s Play!

This magnet activity inspired by Herve Tullet's popular children's book, Let's Play, is super fun to … [Read More...]

Skip Counting Math Game for Kids Inspired by the Oceans and Tide Pools

Tide Pool Skip Counting Math Game (Printable)

Please welcome Rachel from You've Got This! She's sharing a free printable skip counting math game … [Read More...]

Invitation to Create inspired by Herve Tullet's children's book, Let's Play!

Drawing Prompt for Let’s Play by Herve Tullet

Here's a fun drawing prompt for kids of all ages inspired by Herve Tullet's newest book, Let's Play! … [Read More...]

Felt Butterfly Alphabet Activity

Felt Butterfly Alphabet Activity

Please welcome Heather from the wonderful blog Preschool Toolkit! Today she's sharing a fun … [Read More...]

Bubble Popping: Active Learning Obstacle Course- Fun outdoor play activity perfect for summer and kids of all ages!

Outdoor Play for Kids: Active Learning Obstacle Course

Please welcome Jessica from the blog Messes and Memories! Today she's sharing a super fun outdoor … [Read More...]


Stuffed Felt Alphabet Letters (Sewing Tutorial)

These stuffed felt letters are our absolute favorite homemade toy (both kids learned to spell their … [Read More...]

fruit themed count and clip cards for counting practice

Counting Activity: Fruit Themed Count and Clip Cards

Please welcome Alex from The Kindergarten Connection! She's sharing a free printable math activity … [Read More...]

Butterfly Activities for the whole family inspired by the children's book Butterfly Park!

Butterfly Activities Inspired by Elly MacKay’s Butterfly Park

Please welcome Sharon from the blog, Rediscovered Families! She is sharing the wonderful children's … [Read More...]

alphabet sidewalk chalk game

ABC Sidewalk Chalk Game

Kids will love practicing the alphabet with this ABC sidewalk chalk game! It's a fun and easy … [Read More...]

STEM Challenge for Kids: Create a paper plate marble maze

STEM Challenge for Kids: Design a Paper Plate Marble Maze

In this STEM challenge for kids, children will create a paper plate marble maze game inspired by … [Read More...]

crafts that can really fly

15+ Crafts for Kids that Really Fly

Here's all kinds of fun crafts for kids to make that really fly! You can turn these crafts into STEM … [Read More...]

cut paper art project for kids

Cut Paper Art for Kids

This cut paper art project for kids is super easy, and you'll only need a few common school supplies … [Read More...]

Over 20 Gift Ideas for the Harry Potter Fan

Awesome Harry Potter Gifts for the Super Fan

Looking for some super cool Harry Potter gifts for the super fan in your life? Here's all kinds of … [Read More...]

Process Art Activities for Summer

Preschool Process Art Activities Perfect for Summer

Summer is the perfect time to get messy and have some fun creating, so I couldn't wait to share some … [Read More...]

STEM / STEAM for Kids: Explore light patterns with a mylar light box.

Reflection Science with Light Patterns in a Box

This box of light patterns is absolutely the coolest science activity for kids we've made yet! We … [Read More...]

STEM for Kids: Build sun shelter for uv-sensitive animal craft

Build a Shelter from the Sun and Test it with UV-Sensitive Beads

In this fun STEM activity for kids, children will design and build a structure to protect an animal … [Read More...]

personalized tin can pencil holder craft for kids- perfect homemade gift for mother's day or father's day

Personalized Tin Can Pencil Holder Craft for Mother’s Day or Father’s Day

Here's a simple tutorial for making a tin can vase or pencil holder craft. It makes a wonderful, … [Read More...]

craft for kids- how to make egg carton flowers

How to Make Egg Carton Flowers

Save those empty egg cartons and use them to make colorful egg carton flowers. This is such a simple … [Read More...]


Glowing Campfire Craft for Kids

Kids love making and playing with this glowing campfire craft! It's super easy to make and perfect … [Read More...]

unique and colorful flower crafts for kids

9 Super Cool Flower Crafts for Kids

These cool flower crafts for kids are super unique and really stand out! They're perfect for spring … [Read More...]

how to make jungle slime rainforest slime or afrincan savanna slime

Jungle Slime Recipe

Here's a simple slime recipe you can use for just about any theme. We used it to make jungle slime! … [Read More...]

explore the science of sound with homemade instruments

Exploring the Science of Sound with Homemade Instruments

Make some homemade instruments and use them to explore the science of sound! These DIY music … [Read More...]

Cool Science Experiments: Exploring the Density of Liquids

Cool Science Experiments: Exploring the Density of Liquids

This modified version of a lava lamp is definitely one of our favorite cool science experiments! … [Read More...]