Last week’s dinosaur and fossil themed Discover & Explore linky was full of all kinds of dinosaur fun! Since I’m always a huge fan of integrating learning opportunities into play, especially when using a topic that children are so interested in, I’m featuring some brilliant ways of learning using dinosaurs and fossils!
7 Creative Ways for Children to Learn with
Dinosaurs and Fossils
Math for Kids- Measuring from JDaniel4’s Mom
JDaniel4’s Mom shares some fun measurement activities based on a fictional dinosaur children’s book.
Alphabet Fossils from Playdough to Plato
These alphabet fossils are such a fun way to practice letter recognition and spelling!
Dinosaur Detective Fun from Enchanted Homeschooling Mom
Enchanted Homeschooling Mom shares this creative dinosaur detective game that provides a great opportunity for counting practice and reading!
Melting Ice with Salt and Water from Happy Hooligans
This activity from Happy Hooligans is the perfect combination of science and play!
Dinosaur Eggs from Teach Preschool
Teach Preschool set up a fun dinosaur egg mystery which inspired lots of questions and detective work!
Not a Fairy Garden- a Dinosaur Garden! from Fun at Home with Kids
Fun at Home with Kids created a dinosaur garden perfect for inspiring imaginative play!
Dinosaur Dig and Expedition from This Fine Day
This child-led activity from This Fine Day incorporated imaginative play, art, and learning all in one!
More Dinosaur Posts from the Discover and Explore Co-hosts
Digging for Dinosaurs-Learning About Famous Paleontologists (KC Edventures)
24 Amazing Dinosaur Toys and Books (Buggy and Buddy)
Dinosaur Craft for Toddlers (Fantastic Fun and Learning)
Discover & Explore Dinosaur Eggs (Teach Preschool)
Watermelon Volcano Small World (Twodaloo)