Make some gorgeous snowflake ornaments using easy homemade white clay! With some glitter and clear beads for extra sparkle these look so pretty on the tree and make a lovely hand-made gift for friends and relatives.
Last year we tried out a new white clay recipe for making
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Sew a little stuffed snowman using felt and buttons with twigs for arms to hang on the tree or sit on the mantlepiece this Christmas! A cute collaborative craft to do with kids during the holiday season as a decoration or a homemade gift. You can’t help but smile when you look at that little
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Create a new tradition for Christmas with the Kindness Elves, an alternative to the popular Elf on the Shelf idea, and place the focus instead on positive, character-building activities for kids. Teaching love, kindness and gratitude with a hope to raise kids who move away from the “entitlement” attitude which pervades our modern generation.Kindness Elves: An Alternative Elf on the Shelf Tradition
Set up a specific area for playful maths investigations at home or in the classroom, to encourage plenty of open-ended play and self-directed learning with a range of inviting materials.
This post is part of an ongoing series called Exploring Reggio, in which we
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Make an easy counting, sorting and addition game using shapes and homemade numeral cards for a playful, open-ended maths activity!
I set out a maths activity for both of the bigger girls using the gorgeous wooden shapes from our Spielgaben educational toys set (you can read our
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