Archives for March 2015

Sharks for Kids: Shark Themed Birthday Party

This year for my daughter’s 7th birthday we had a shark themed party! My shark-obsessed daughter and I had tons of fun creating all kinds of shark activities for the party. Are you following Buggy and Buddy on Pinterest?   This year Lucy wanted to have a shark themed birthday party, which is not surprising- this has […]

Weather Activities for Kids: Thunderstorm Art Project

Incorporate this thunderstorm process art project into your collection of weather activities for kids! This stormy art activity is made using paints and construction paper and is perfect for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners. Such a fun way to explore color mixing! Follow our Art for Kids Pinterest board!       Theo, my preschooler, has been very interested in […]

Beginner Name Writing Practice for Preschoolers

Here’s a simple way for parents and teachers to encourage name writing practice and letter formation. Children will practice writing the letters in their name and later practice putting the letters in order to spell their name- perfect for preschoolers showing an interest in writing! Follow our Language Arts & Literacy Pinterest board!     Theo […]

Crumpled Paper Art for Kids Inspired by Ish

Turn crumpled pieces of paper into colorful artwork in this fun art project for kids. This easy art activity is inspired by the children’s book, Ish, by Peter H. Reynolds! Join our FREE email list!   (This post contains affiliate links.)   The Preschool Book Club is back this week with creative activities for kids inspired by the […]

Astronomy for Kids: Moon Crafts and Activities

If you’re looking for all kinds of moon-themed learning activities for kids, you’ll want to check out this collection. You’ll find science activities, moon crafts, and more! Follow our Science for Kids Pinterest board!   My kids have been absolutely fascinated with the moon lately, so I’ve been on the search to find some quality moon-themed […]

Over 25 Easter Basket Ideas for Kids

Easter is fast approaching! Here’s some candy-free Easter basket ideas for the Easter bunny to consider giving your little one. Follow our Easter for Kids and Family Pinterest board!     Easter is not a holiday where we focus mainly on gifts, but it’s always nice for the kids to find a few fun treats in their […]

Leprechaun Trap Ideas

Are you planning on making a leprechaun trap for St. Patrick’s Day? Here are a few ideas for kids to make their very own leprechaun trap! Follow our St. Patrick’s Day Crafts and Activities Board! Leprechaun Trap Ideas Lucy (age 6) just had an absolute blast making her leprechaun trap for school! We used a […]

Spring Art Projects: Flowers on Watercolor Background

Here’s a colorful spring art project for kids that combines a few different art techniques- black marker drawings on a unique watercolor background. I love how the flowers really pop! Following our Art for Kids Pinterest board!     We had so much fun with our latest art project! It actually ended up turning into […]