Construction Themed Sensory Box : Under Construction - Hard Hat Area!
The bottom of this post contains affiliate links that help fund my blog. The girls have been having such a blast with their Ocean themed sensory box, that I decided to expand our play repertoire with a new addition to the playroom. We now have an "Under Construction" themed Sensory Box. My youngest daughter, "C" is a die-hard Bob the Builder Fan and my older daughter, "E" has always wanted to follow in her handy-daddy's (work boot) footsteps. The girls had a blast in their hard hats today…
2D Shapes Game
Do you remember playing with magnetic or wooden shapes when you were little? I had a set of wooden shapes in different sizes and colours which could be used to make all sorts of pictures and patterns. This is my DIY version, which I made for my class recently as we've been learning about shapes. I started with seven or eight sheets of colourful paper and being very lazy, I cut the shapes out mainly freehand and holding the whole bundle together at the same time! The only shape I didn't cut…
Busy Bag Swap: Day 7 (Geoboards)
Remember Lynsey ? She is the amazingly talented photographer-turned farmer's wife that gave me most ALL of the pics to use in my Bottletop...
Printable Quiet Time Play mats free for kids
Quiet Time Printable playmats for kids! Simple independent play mats for preschoolers and toddlers
Free Printable Hexi Cards - Picklebums
It's a simple idea, just a whole lot of hexagons with different coloured sections. We call them 'Hexi Cards' and you can download the free printable here.
Build a Monster Cookie Sheet Activities - $4.00 : File Folder Games at File Folder Heaven - Printable, hands-on fun!
These Build a Monster Center Activities can be set up as cookie sheet activities, a magnet center or completed as cut and glue activities. This activity includes: 1 background, 12 build a monster example cards, and a HUGE set of "build a monster" building pieces for creative building (all in color). In this activity, students work on visual discrimination skills, recognizing same and different, and replicating a model.
Benny Bunny -- A Pocket Pal (Free Pattern & Tutorial)
Inspired by these fun furry friends I spotted on Pinterest a couple days ago, last night a new friend came to play at our house. He's ...
Hosted Site Search & Discovery for Companies of All Sizes
Have you fallen into the trap of saying “No talking!” or “I need quiet!” all day long? It’s exhausting to keep repeating your requests for silence, and after the hundredth time, kids just tune you out, anyway. There have been some great discussions about how to get students to quiet down on my Facebook page, …
Ocean Animals Tangram Cards
Use these ocean animals tangram patterns cards to help your kids further play with their tangrams. Definitely a fun ocean animals activity for both kindergarten and preschool.
DIY Play Roads Template
No matter what age you are, building a road way is always fun. It's also super easy with these printable road templates.