After school is your child overstimulated and overtired? Find simple, powerful activities and strategies to calm your child. Back to school has come with a slew of intense emotions. At the end of August, my son started kindergarten. In the days leading up to the first day of school, he was quite sensitive. We did our best to explain what would happen at pick up … [Read more...] about 30+ Calming Kids Activities That Will Promote Peace in Your Household
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Just because the weather is bad, doesn't mean kids won't get bored. Here are countless rainy day toddler activities for the day you're stuck inside. I've made the mistake more times than I'd really like to admit. The weather is coming down in buckets, and/ or my kids have colds, and somehow I think, "It's okay, we'll just take it easy today." With … [Read more...] about Rainy Day Toddler Activities for Those Days You’re Stuck Inside
Are your children or students interested in dinosaurs? Find an amazing preschool worksheet package filled with activities about dinosaurs for kids. All of them are centred in play-based learning! These are perfect for kids in kindergarten too. Last Saturday, my husband brought our four-year-old son to a nature museum which contained exhibits on basically every … [Read more...] about Dinosaurs for Kids: Play-Based Learning Activities with Printable Pack
10 + solar system worksheets to promote play-based learning! These printables are free, fun and focus on numeracy, literacy, STEM, and sensory learning. Great for astronomy teaching units for preschoolers, kindergarteners, and older kids too! After hours of playing outside, colouring cardboard boxes, painting with chalk paint, playing t-ball, and riding their … [Read more...] about Solar System Worksheets: Free printables for preschoolers and older kids too!
These simple outdoor kids activities are an incredible way to promote laughter and in your front yard or the park. They are low or no prep, easy and perfect to invite the neighbourhood kids to join in the fun! Summer vacation is in full swing and we are soaking up as much outdoor play time as possible. Parks, beaches, our backyard, patio and front yard have … [Read more...] about Simple Outdoor Kids Activities for Laughter and Fun