Counting Activity: Fruit Themed Count and Clip Cards

Please welcome Alex from The Kindergarten Connection! She’s sharing a free printable math activity for kids, perfect for practicing one-to-one correspondence, counting, and fine motor skills! We do a lot of counting in my classroom. In fact, you will hear us counting in some form or another every day! We rote count, yes, but another skill we […]

Christmas Activities for Kids: Button Christmas Tree

This button Christmas tree has become one of my favorite Christmas activities for kids! It provides a great way for kids to practice fine motor skills and encourages creativity and independence as well. This felt Christmas tree is super easy to make, and can even second as Christmas decor when it’s not being used! Follow our Christmas for Kids and […]

Creating Math Patterns with Golf Tees

Here’s a fun fine motor math activity for preschool and kindergarten- pounding math patterns! In this hands-on math activity, children will create patterns by pounding golf tees into styrofoam pieces. Follow our Math for Kids Pinterest board!     Recently we created turkeys for Thanksgiving using a mallet and golf tees. Theo (age 4) used this same […]

Fine Motor Turkey Craft for Thanksgiving

Here’s a fun turkey craft that also allows for lots of fine motor practice– a golf tee turkey! This fine motor activity is perfect for preschoolers and makes a cute centerpiece for the Thanksgiving table. Follow our Thanksgiving for Kids Pinterest board!     Theo (age 4) absolutely loves any activity involving using his hands, so […]

30 Unique Necklace Crafts for Kids

Necklace crafts are always a favorite here at our house- they can be as simple or intricate as you want, and the kids always get a kick out of wearing their finished projects. Not only are homemade necklaces fun for kids to make, but they actually provide all kinds of learning opportunities too. Follow our Crafts for […]

Shape Necklace Craft for Kids Using Dyed Pasta

We used dyed pasta and pipe cleaners to make a shape necklace craft for kids. This hands-on activity is a great way to learn all about shapes and can even be worn on your next shape walk! (This post contains affiliate links.) Follow Buggy and Buddy on Facebook!   We’ve been having so much fun with the […]

Paper Plate Sun Craft for Preschoolers

This paper plate sun craft is so easy to make and is a perfect addition to any weather unit and also makes a great summer craft. Not only is it super fun to create, but it also allows for all kinds of fine motor and math skills practice too! Follow our Summer Play & Crafts for Kids Pinterest board!   […]

Fine Motor Jellyfish Craft for Kids

This jellyfish craft for kids was lots of fun for my preschooler to make. We used paperclips and disposable cups to create these cute and funky little jellyfish to hang outside. (We even added some small jingle bells so they’d be like wind chimes!) They’d make a perfect addition to an ocean theme or even […]