Taste-Safe Sensory Bins for Babies and Toddlers - The Play Based Mom
So you’ve probably heard great things about sensory bins. But what is your baby/toddler is still putting things in their mouth? Here’s a list of taste-safe sensory play ideas that will allow baby to play with the big kids! What is Sensory Play? Sensory play simply refers to any kind of play that engages your … Continue reading "Taste-Safe Sensory Bins for Babies and Toddlers"
3 Pretend Play Busy Bags for Preschoolers
Busy bags are a lifesaver for moms. LalyMom has three busy bag ideas for you to put together for your kids. Pack a busy bag anytime you need a toddler to play independently for a few moments. Children can use their imagination and build independent play skills with busy bags anytime. Perfect for the next time you and your family go to a restaurant or doctor's office.
Cookie Counting and Sharing Toddler Game
Your toddler or preschooler will enjoy playing this sharing and counting activity. LalyMom explains how she set the activity up. Your kid will be learning how to count as he feeds the cookie monster. Use what you have around the house to make this oucnting activity.
Here is your ULTIMATE guide to cutting and scissor skills from LalyMom. These activities are perfect for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergartners. Scissor skills are such an important school skill, but one that sometimes intimidates parents (how many children have given themselves a haircut?). Here are creative ways to build fine motor skills and work on scissor cutting, no bangs required.
Water Play Ideas for Toddlers
Splash and have fun with one of these water play ideas for toddlers. You can play indoors and outdoors with these fun sensory play ideas.
20 Fun Math Activities Using Craft Sticks
These craft stick math activities from LalyMom are perfect for preschoolers and even kindergarteners. Math manipulatives are EASY to use to teach children math. Children learn best with hands-on fun--here are 20 ideas to get you started craft sticks as math manipulatives for preschoolers or kindergarteners!
Piggy Bank Coins Sensory Bin for Kids
This piggy bank sensory bin for kids from LalyMom uses real money! Kids love to play with money. So give this sensory filler a try. Coins make the perfect sensory bin activity.
35 CRAZY FUN Ways to Paint Without Paint Brushes
Have fun painting without paintbrushes with these crazy fun ideas from LalyMom! Check out these 35 painting activities. Unleash the creativity of your children with these painting activity ideas! These fun ideas would be great for a fun afternoon! Kids will love painting in a different way.
Simple Activity for Learning Colors for Toddlers
Have fun with this simple fine motor skills and color learning activity for toddlers on LalyMom. This activity is all about toddlers learning their colors! It works well with a light table. Try this activity to help your toddler or preschooler to learn his colors.
Spring Cleaning with Kids
Spring cleaning with kids can feel impossible. Are you up for a challenge? Join LalyMom for this Spring Cleaning with a Toddler Challenge and learn quick and easy tips to get your spaces into tip-top shape, toddler in tow! Learn how to clean WITH kids instead of clean up after kids. This challenge will encourage you to get your house tidy for springtime!
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Tree Activity
A simple activity to go along with the Chicka Chicka Boom Boom book. LalyMom explains how she put this activity together for her kids. It's a simple activity that you can do at home to work on letter learning, rhythm, fine motor skills…and fun!
Ten DIY Velcro Fine Motor Activities for Toddlers
Here are 10 DIY velcro activities for kids from LalyMom. These are fun activities for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergartners that get those hands working. Your kids will enjoy these fine motor activities! These are easy to set up.
Printable Self Care and Morning Routine Busy Bag
Practice the skills your kids need for school by using these printables from LalyMom. These busy bags help develop all of the skills your child will need in kindergarten. Give your preschoolers a head start with these fun activities!
3 Fire Safety Activities for Kids
Whether you are in the classroom or at home, you should talk about fire safety with your kids! These three fun activities from LalyMom will help to explain what to do in case of a fire. By using these activities your kid will understand better what firefighters do. Talk with children about fire safety and have fun with them at the same time with these fun learning activities.
Cardboard Crafts - DIY Bulldozer Blade Toy
Make this easy bulldozer blade DIY Toy for kids from LalyMom. Cardboard crafts are simple, affordable, and fun!! Your toddler will get hours of enjoyment out of this one toy you can make out of a box you probably already have in your home!
FREE Clickable April Play Calendar!!
Need help finding activities for your classroom or to do with your kids at home? LalyMom has an April Play Calendar for kids. You will find 30 activities that include Earth Day, Gardening, Nature Themes, and More! These activities range from sensory bins to crafts to fine motor skills.