DIY Light Box for Sensory Play

Create a homemade light table for sensory play and investigation with kids, using simple and affordable items from around the home!   About a year ago light tables or boxes suddenly took the kids’ activities online world by storm! I was enamoured by them as I had desperately wanted one

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50 Activities for Playing and Learning with Insects!

Do you know any kids who love bugs and all things creepy crawlie?! Here are over 50 fantastic activity ideas for keeping kids busy with their favourite topic, from art and crafts, to learning activities, tasty snacks and really icky sensory play! 

[Conker/ Chestnut Spiderweb Weaving: The Imagination

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Shaving Cream Marbling Autumn Leaves

Create some beautiful Autumnal leaves using a simple marbling technique with shaving cream, paint and glitter! Beautiful for creating Fall displays at home or in the classroom!It’s been a long time since we first had a go at shaving cream marbling! It’s such a wonderful combination of sensory, art

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Fun Science Experiments for Kids! [from It's Playtime!]

Here are some incredibly exciting, diverse and educational science experiments for kids that were linked up to It’s Playtime last week! These are all worth trying out with your own children and teach so much at the same time (for adults too!)

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Shell Fossil Imprints in Salt Dough

Create some beautiful homemade fossils and nature print keepsakes using shells and easy homemade salt dough!

Salt dough shell prints If you read this blog often you will already know how much we love salt dough and use it often for

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