Use some pipe cleaners and threading beads as a fun, multi-sensory and kinaesthetic way to learn letters of the alphabet and literally feel the way that they are formed with your fingertips! This is a lovely pre-writing and reading activity for pre-schoolers and older children who need to practise their fine motor skill coordination too.Continue reading Threading Beads Alphabet Activity
Create some real DIY plaster casts for teddies and dollies to make doctor role-play even more authentic and educational!
My 3 year old daughter is currently obsessed with all things medical related and has declared with all certainty
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Create a simple DIY literacy game for spelling and reading small words with this fun, space rocket themed puzzle game! It can be adapted for different stages of ability and changed to suit different topics or particular interests to get kids excited about learning!Continue reading Space Rockets Spell and Read Game
Here are 30 ideas for DIY gifts to make for kids that are playful, creative and won’t cost too much in time or materials.
With the Christmas season approaching it can all get a little out of hand with gift buying
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Make a phonics I-Spy discovery bottle for hours of playful literacy fun at home, in the classroom or even when travelling! A great activity for learning beginning letter sounds and matching phonemes to graphemes, for preschoolers to school age kids.
There’s been a lot of emphasis in our
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