If you'd like to do more fun and creative activities with your kids but you don't know where to start, this guide is for YOU! Read to find out some basic ideas that will help you and your child get started with art projects, sensory play, small world play, building activities, and other creative fun! This article also includes a section on how to manage your child’s behavior and minimize mess so your creative activities are successful and stress-free! Are you ready to enjoy more creative quality time with your child? #familytime #creativefun #parentingtips
Have all the fun of a camping party in any weather with this awesome collection of camping themed party ideas, great for indoor OR outdoor camping themed birthday parties! The camping dramatic play setup would also be great for sleepovers, play dates, or even a camping themed classroom design! #campingtheme #campingbirthdayparty #kidspartyideas
This simple, hands-on science experiment is perfect for introducing the scientific process, or for any preschool or kindergarten weather unit! All you need are some basic household items- and the free printable recording sheets are included!
These fun DIY light and shadow cards are a perfect way to help your kids calm down before bedtime! They can also be used to prompt storytelling, practice sight words, or just as a fun flashlight game to play in the dark. They are also a great activity for the light table! Click to find out how to make your own. Includes a free printable!! #flashlightgames #lightandshadowactivities #bedtimestories
Help your toddler learn sorting and fine motor skills with this fun and easy diy sorting box! You can choose from a variety of sets of animal cards, and create this recycled wipe lid craft! Your toddler will have a blast learning to sort the cards by animal. #postingbox #diydropbox #toddlerfinemotor #freeprintablesortingactivity
Architecture is an awesome thing to study with kids because it combines art, geometry, and STEM/STEAM/engineering! This roundup contains an amazing collection of books about and related to architecture and fun hands-on activities for each one! #architectureforkids #teachingarchitecture #architectureunit #STEMchallenges #buildingchallenges
These FREE printable miniature houses are an awesome addition to any sensory play or small world setup! There are blank versions for kids to color themselves, or pre-patterned ones that you can laminate to create a cheap and durable new toy! #paperdollhouses #freeprintabledollhouses #sensoryplay
Discover how to create a peaceful but fun learning space for your children at home! This playroom tour includes descriptions of the essential elements of playroom design. Find ideas for playroom decor and organization/ toy storage solutions that will keep your playroom from feeling cluttered and busy! Find playroom design inspiration that will help you create a space that your kids will love. #playroomdesign #playroomideas #playroomdecor #kidsplaycorner
Includes free printable toy bin labels! Are you tired of having a messy playroom? Here is a foolproof system for organizing your toys, toy storage ideas, how to set up a toy rotation, ways to label kids toys, and tips and games for getting your kids to clean up- perfectly, quickly, every time! Don’t miss this explanation of how to get the neat and organized playroom you’ve always dreamed of- and have it stay that way! #playroomorganization #toystorageideas #freeprintabletoybinlabels
You can enjoy a fun, sensory experience with your baby and end up with a beautiful piece of playroom decor! Read on for detailed directions on how to create an awesome painting for your playroom walls- WITH your baby! It's a quick and easy, no-mess art project that babies can do, and the results are amazing... wait until you see them! #babyplay #babyartprojects #processart #playroomdecor
Transform your classroom transitions with this one simple trick! These peaceful songs reinforce specific expectations for classroom transitions and create a calm and peaceful atmosphere. Music is a powerful tool to motivate students and shape the mood in your classroom! These songs make classroom management painless and easy!