Set up a super-simple fine motor activity for kids using pine cones and elastic bands! Great for strengthening those little hand muscles crucial for writing development later on, and good for concentration and hand:eye co-ordination too.
I set up a
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Learn to read in a really fun and exciting way with this snowman sight word bingo game and craft for kids! It can be adapted for letters of the alphabet, numbers or colours too and is turns into a fun Christmas craft when it’s finished! Continue reading Snowman Sight Word Bingo Craft
Create a Christmas tree sensory writing tray to encourage mark making, early letter formation and sight word learning! A perfect sensory, early literacy experience for different stages of learning with a Christmas activity theme.
Creating sensory writing trays is one of my favourite
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Here are 15 DIY non-toys for toddlers which are so simple to make and so engaging to play with! Sensory play, fine motor skills, cause and effect, curiosity and investigation skills are all encouraged through these non-toys, and most are cost-free to put together.Continue reading 15 DIY Non-Toys for Toddlers
Make an alphabet beans literacy game and an ongoing resource to use in lots of activities together!
Using some ordinary, dry butter beans (sold in the bag at the supermarket), I wrote on the letters of the alphabet using a black
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