Bottle Top Count and Match Game

Here’s a fun way to re-use bottle tops and jar lids by turning them into a simple counting and sorting game for preschoolers! As part of our on-going Playful Maths series, Debs from Learn with Play at Home and I are looking at simple and fun

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Baby Play: Circles Treasure Basket

Create a baby treasure basket for exploratory play and learning for little hands and minds! 

If you’ve been reading here for a while you will remember the baby treasure baskets I have posted over the years, right back from when Pop was a

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Shape Binoculars and a Shape Hunt Maths Game!

Use cardboard tubes to make some shape binoculars for going on a shape hunt together! A creative and active way to learn shape names and how to describe their properties.

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Making Patterns with Lego and Egg Cartons

Use egg cartons, homemade pattern cards and everyday toys to create some playful invitations to make patterns. Great for home or preschool with 3 year olds to school age children as a fun way to learn about pattern making, sequencing and matching by colour and shape! As part

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10 Shape Learning Activities for Kids [It's Playtime!]

Here are some great ways to learn about shapes with young children which are all are easy to set up and offer plenty of scope for creativity! Learning maths skills through play and art is the best possible way! Many of these ideas were linked up through It’s Playtime, thank you to all who contributed

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