painting like Michelangelo
painting like Michelangelo. I did this with my class this year and they STILL talk about it. It was all over the the floor and on their hair and clothes, but it was SO super fun!! This is also great for students struggling with fine motor hand writing. It builds strength in pincer grasp.
Lilly's first painting experience
As many of you know, I am a big supporter of sensory play for little ones. A friend of mine did some cute little paintings with her bubba which inspired me to paint with Lilly too! I headed to the $2 shop and grabbed some bright, non-toxic paint (just in case) and some canvases. When we got home, I put an old sheet on the floor and dabbed some paint onto the canvas. Next I wrapped some cling wrap around it and popped Lilly down for some painting fun. She loved smooshing the paint with her…
Button Sorting Cups
Button Sorting Cups - What a brilliant idea for your toddler/preschooler! Adding this to our collection of activities to promote fine-motor skills and color recognition! ≈≈
Pom pom drop activity for toddlers - Laughing Kids Learn
This pom pom drop activity for toddlers is simple to set up and great for developing fine motor control and an understanding of cause and effect.
PreK Goals Sheet
This pre-kindergarten skill goal sheet is a one page sheet of typical skills that a student may learn. It is a fun and very visual way for the kids to see what skills they have mastered and document the child's learning. When a skill has been mastered, the child can put a sticker in the box. If yo...
Bubble Wrap Stomp Painting
In my home, I have a closet of kids art and activity supplies, and when I am looking for ideas, I sometimes just go and look inside and see what inspires me. Today, I noticed some easel paper and bubble wrap. We have had lots of fun with bubble wrap in the past, creating Bubble Wrap Prints and Painting with Rolling Pins and Bubble Wrap. I decided to pair up bubble wrap and paint again, but this time I wanted it to be more of a gross motor experience. And so, Bubble Wrap Stomp Painting was…
Introducing Sorting: Teaching Young Toddlers - Busy Toddler
A how-to lesson on introducing sorting to young toddlers. See a 16 month old sort by color for the first time! A great introduction to math education.
Christmas Tree Ball Sort for Toddlers - I Can Teach My Child!
Christmas Tree Ball Sort for Toddlers: Such a fun way for little ones to play with their very own Christmas tree. Great for fine motor control and color recognition!
Build Vocabulary with a Summer Word Jar (Plus Tips and Ideas)
A summer word jar will help kids increase their vocabulary and learn new words in a meaningful context. A great summer literacy tool for families!
200 items for Sensory Bins and Sensory Tables
Here is a big awesome mega list of items that can be combined together to make hundreds of amazing and fun sensory bins, sensory boxes, or sensory tables. So next time you are making one, check this list for inspiration!! These item ideas can be used for: Sensory Bin, box, table, water table, sand table etc. Be sure to check this Pinterest board for 500+ sensory bin/sensory bottle/sand table/water table ideas! Follow Kristen (Caution! Twins at Play)'s board Sensory and I-Spy Bottles, bags…
Τι κάνω όταν το παιδί βαριέται; Ένα εκτυπώσιμο κατά της πλήξης
Μαμά βαριέμαι! Πόσες φορές το έχουμε ακούσει. Όταν το παιδί βαριέται, η λύση είναι αυτό το εκτυπώσιμο που θα δώσει στο παιδί πίσω όλη του την ενέργεια.
Cloud Dough - The Best Ideas for Kids
Make this super soft, no cook, cloud dough recipe! Only 2 main ingredients are needed - cornstarch and lotion. This homemade dough is really easy to make!
Early years education – Lincolnshire County Council
Information from Lincolnshire County Council about schools, roads, jobs, registrars, recycling, childcare, social care, health, libraries, planning, emergencies and business.
TOMY Ahoy There! Card Game, A Fast-Paced Family Card Game, Action Card Game for Boys and Girls, Card Board Games from 6, 7, 8, 9, Years and Up
Shop TOMY Ahoy There! Card Game, A Fast-Paced Family Card Game, Action Card Game for Boys and Girls, Card Board Games from 6, 7, 8, 9, Years and Up. Free delivery and returns on eligible orders of £20 or more.