It doesn't take a science degree to execute simple science activities for preschoolers. In fact, all you need are common household items and minimal prep to teach children about physical and chemical reactions. Find basic ideas to promote physics and biology as well as three science activities for preschoolers here.This post originally appeared on Happy Hooligans. I am … [Read more...] about How to set up three simple science activities for preschoolers
One of the easiest activities I make with my kids is slime. Also known by the name of flubber, gak, and slime, this form of play dough takes mere minutes to make and is such a fun form of sensory play! Because Christmas season is nearing, we decided to make this slime "icicle coloured." Our FAVOURITE thing to do with this medium is to put it into a colander or onto a cooling … [Read more...] about Dripping Slime Fine Motor Skill Activity
Fall hits and I cannot resist buying far too many pumpkins. Pumpkin carving is one of the most exciting parts of Halloween. That said, I'm not about to hand my kids their own knives and let them have at 'er. Having toddlers seems to be the mother of invention. Anything that keeps them preoccupied, allows them to try new skill-sets, and is safe makes for one very happy … [Read more...] about Super Simple Mini Pumpkin Crafts
As the air turns from humid heat to crisp and cool, it seems the inner crafter in so many of us comes out. A new school year, the start of Holiday Season, and, well Pinterest makes Fall an exciting time to get elbow deep in whatever you, your kids, and again, Pinterest may dream up. My Fall Pinterest board is in full swing. Here are some easy fall toddler activities we have … [Read more...] about Fall Toddler Activities that you can enjoy too!
With each new season comes new clothes (or at least clothes that feel new again), new milestones, events like back to school, holidays, or much-anticipated vacations. Although I love living these moments with my kids and getting in on the excitement, I hate either the waste or the packing up of half-used things. It always feels like I'm stuck between feeling like a hoarder … [Read more...] about Upcycle That Broken Down Box Of Chalk