Add some tubes and funnels to the sensory table to increase the play and discovery opportunities! Fine motor skills, co-ordination and problem solving rolled into one open-ended set up for kids to design and adapt as they play.
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Make an alphabet sound machine for a fun letter learning early literacy game for kids! This hands on game promotes kinaesthetic learning through play and is suitable for toddlers to school age kids, with some extension activities.
When I was
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Set up a fun science and engineering activity for kids using everyday materials to construct a bridge together! Make it into a challenge to see how much weight the bridge can carry and compare results using different methods and materials.
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Today’s feature article comes to you from Cathy who blogs at the lovely UK blog NurtureStore! Enjoy! With crafty kids in the house there’s always demand for new materials to create with. One thing we always keep well stocked is our Making Box, packed full of boxes, papers
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Make a rainstick using recycled materials and things from around the house! A fantastic musical instrument for young children that sounds just like falling rain!
I’ve been wanting to try making one of these for so long! A parent of a child I
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