Learning to Write the Alphabet with Cotton Swab Painting | The Stay-at-Home-Mom Survival Guide
Painting letters with cotton swabs is a simple, fun way for preschool kids learning to write the alphabet. There are many ways to learn letters.
This Marshmallow Craft Helps Teach Children Their Names | Fun-A-Day!
Marshmallow Names from www.fun-a-day - A FUN way for kiddos to learn about their names this winter!
10 Ball Games for Kids - Ideas for Active Play Indoors! - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Here are some active ball games for kids that are perfect for playing indoors! Save these ideas for the next bad weather day! This post contains Amazon affiliate links. Back in the fall, I bought a package of 100 ball pit balls on a whim on Walmart. They ended up being an excellent purchase. There […]
Color Toss Activity (with Video!)
Minne-Mama is on Facebook! 'Like' us to stay updated on our fun crafts and activities! Thank you for stopping by! The idea for this fun activity came from my friend and the mama of one of Skyler's best buddies (who also, I think, happens to be Skyler's first little crush - he is always talking about her!). She told me about it when we met at the library for story time. She cut holes in a big cardboard box and they used colored balls to put in the different colored holes! I knew I wanted to…
Acorn Tissue Paper Art with Pattern | Nuttin' But Preschool
I love tissue paper art, because it's so easy, and the kids love it! Make a construction paper acorn and have the kids decorate the top!
Super EASY Handprint Turkey Cards - Kid Craft Idea For Thanksgiving
Need a handmade gift idea for the kids? Check out our Handprint Turkey Cards kid craft tutorial! It's perfect for Thanksgiving entertaining!
Custom Fingerprints Heart Necklace | Etsy
An easy activity for younger children. Good for 'Mary had a little lamb', Year of the sheep or farm animals.
Inspired By Lego....Printing, Stamping, Creating, Reading, Commemorating & More On The New "Lego In Education" Pinterest Board
Earlier this week, I saw the neatest printing activity done with Lego's. I love the idea of children being able to be creative with materials in lots of different ways. When I looked for more of these ideas, I found several like Lego Stamped Indian Corn and... Stamping With Lego and Foam Core. It made me think of a post I read recently on the National Parks Conversation Association website. It is about Gavin Gardner who is asking for support on a Lego project he added to the Lego Ideas page…
Balloon Tennis Gross Motor Play Activity
Are you stuck inside? Too rainy, too hot, too snowy? Kids still need to get the wiggles out and a stuck indoors day can mean a ton of unused energy. If your kids seem like they are climbing the walls, then try this easy and cheap balloon tennis game. I always make sure I have balloons on hand for indoor gross motor play. EASY INDOOR BALLOON TENNIS GAME! This balloon tennis game couldn't be any simpler, but it is loads of fun. Just take a look at my son in the photos below. Make sure to pick…
Light Table Towers
This colorful light table activity is so much fun for preschool and PreK children! They practice patience, fine motor skills, planning and building, and use tons of imagination. #lighttable #preschool #preK #finemotorskills #preschoolbuilding #preschoolactivities