Here are 5 wonderful activities which promote fine motor development in young children, as well as promoting sorting, matching and problem solving skills! These were all ideas linked up to It’s Playtime last week! Clockwise from the top: Transferring rocks and pebbles Famiglia and Seoul 15 Fine Motor Ideas for Toddlers from
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There were some wonderful ideas linked up to It’s Playtime last week, and in particular I loved these activity ideas for creating sculptural art work with kids! Exploring art in three dimensions creates new opportunities to plan, problem solve, create and imagine for young children. Enjoy these wonderful ideas!
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Today I’ve chosen to feature 5 fantastic ideas for encouraging early literacy skills, from pre-reading and writing activities to creative story-telling prompts, with a large dose of theory thrown in too! Enjoy.
Fantastically creative storytelling prompt from Doodles and Jots
Fishing for letters of the alphabet from
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Here are some wonderful ideas for starting school, healthy lunch box snacks and new traditions that were linked up to It’s Playtime last week!
Here’s a very helpful and fun list of Simple Lunch Box Ideas from Wordplay House!
Giving a gift to your child’s new
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These fantastic activities that were linked up last week are so bright and colourful, as well as being completely diverse (and great fun too!) Check them out and find some new blogs to read at the same time! R A I N B O W F U N!
Rainbow, melted bead bowls from Happy Whimsical
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