This amazing DIY mud kitchen will make your outdoor play area the coolest spot in town! Find out how to make your own mud kitchen from an upcycled firewood rack, so your kids can do sensory play outside!
Make summer reading FUN with this free, printable “Summer Reading Bingo” game! Encourage your kids to read a variety of books in a variety of ways (reading in a blanket fort, anyone?) and have fun doing it! Includes BONUS book lists and an extra free printable with play-based summer learning ideas!
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
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
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!
Penguins are a perfect inspiration for some winter sensory and small world play! Find five fun ideas for ways to play with penguins- 3 ideas for penguin sensory play, and two easy to create penguin Small worlds- plus a list of other ideas for ways to play with penguins! This is a perfect addition to any winter animals unit, or preschool or kindergarten winter theme! Learn about penguins and Antarctica or just have fun! #penguinsensoryplay #penguinsmallworlds #winteranimalsunit #winterplayideas
Teaching about winter animal adaptations in kindergarten science? This song is a great way to reinforce concepts and vocabulary! It teaches about how eight animals adapt to cold weather in the winter, and includes verses about hibernation, migration, camouflage, and blubber! It’s sure to be a fun addition to any kindergarten life science unit! This song includes movements so kids will have fun singing and dancing while they learn! #kindergartenlifescience #animaladaptations #animalsinwinter
Give your toddler a hands-on way to get excited about the upcoming holidays with this DIY Christmas Tree Discovery Shelf! It’s a safe alternative to letting them play with the real Christmas tree, and it’s easy to make with some cardboard boxes and a few basic craft supplies! This is an easy, multi sensory Christmas activity for toddlers.