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Stages of Block Play

Stages of Block Play

I love block play. That’s no secret. I mean, what’s not to love? It encourages the development of spatial skills, higher level math skills, language skills. 849 more words

Farm sensory tub - toddler and preschooler fun

Our rocks sensory tub has been available for a month or so now and interest has waned, so it was time for a change. Within a matter of 10 minutes I had thrown together the farming bits and pieces we have around the place, (most of which were in our… 360 more words

Homeschooling With Toddlers

Pirate World: Geography for Pre-k and Kindergarten

Ahoy, Mateys! Do you have a little pirate at home?

Hannah’s into being a pirate of late.  And I had intentions of teaching geography after reading Cristina’s (from “A Homeschool Mom”) … 594 more words

Homeschool

Toilet Paper Play

It’s been a while…

I have to say that Toilet Paper Play is one of my favorite. Not only it’s available in every home, it’s easy to clean and you + toddler can basically have hours of fun with it. 404 more words

Parenting

Shaving Cream Play

A very easy activity for kids is letting them play with shaving foam. It’s easy to clean up with water and is lots of fun. It’s not good to eat though, so I prefer not to let Baby T near it, but L and A love squishing their hands into it. 173 more words

Investigations

DIY X-Ray Machine for Pretend Play

Our two year old loves skeletons. And to draw. Combining them was inevitable. Watching her draw through the entirety of one of her favourite books; Bone Collection Animals by Rob Colson made me realise we would quickly need a larger pool of subjects for her. 191 more words