Archives for September 2013

Halloween Necklace and Bracelet Craft for Kids

Here’s a simple Halloween necklace craft for kids using common crafting materials like pipe cleaners, straws, and beads. Not only will children have fun creating, but they’ll have a chance to practice those fine motor skills too! Follow our Halloween for Kids Pinterest board!     Lately Theo has been absolutely enthralled with stringing things. I often find […]

Invitation to Create: Moveable Modern Art {and a Giveaway!}

I’m so excited to share a few more invitations to create with you that we did this past week including making moveable modern art! Both of these invitations were inspired by free materials sent to us from Pom Tree Kids that we recently had the opportunity to play and create with. (Disclosure: The following post is […]

Toddler Activities: Play with Pompoms, Cardboard Tube and a Mirror

One of my favorite ways to create toddler activities is to gather up supplies I notice my toddler is interested in and placing them together as an invitation to play. This toddler activity uses just three materials- some pompoms, a mirror, and a cardboard tube left over from wrapping paper.  Are you following our Toddler […]

5 Ways to Explore the Sense of Smell with Homemade Paints

Last week’s five senses themed Discover & Explore linky party was full of so many fabulous ways for children to explore all the senses. (Be sure to check out all the linked up posts if you haven’t already. You will find so many wonderful activities to try out with your child or students. My Sensory Box […]

Cardboard Tube Pumpkin Craft for Kids

Here’s a simple pumpkin craft for kids made from a tp roll. This easy cardboard tube pumpkin craft  can server as both a decoration and treat holder! Follow our Halloween for Kids Pinterest board!     While searching through our create box at home, we came across the perfect materials to make a little pumpkin. It turned out so […]

October Learning Calendar Template for Kids (Free Printable)

October’s learning calendar template is ready to be printed! Just a reminder~ as each month comes to an end, I will be posting the next month’s calendar printable for you to print out and use at home or in the classroom. Remember that every child learns at a different pace. When trying any activity with […]

Geometry for Kids: Finding Shapes at the Playground

Kids can learn all about shapes right on the playground! Next time you head outside to play, you can also explore math in this fun shape hunt. Just print out our free shape hunt printable and go searching for shapes at the playground with this fun geometry activity for children! Follow our Math for Kids […]

10+ Unique Fall Crafts for Kids to Make

I’m always looking for fall crafts for kids, and these unique fall crafts really stand out! I can’t wait to try them here with the kids! Follow our Fall Crafts & Learning for Kids Pinterest board!   Today I’m featuring some really unique fall crafts for kids! I just love the variety of materials used and all […]