Tissue Paper Flowers

Make some gorgeous tissue paper flowers for Mother’s day or as a lovely way to celebrate Spring by decorating the house and using in flower shop role play games! These can be adapted in any way and embellished with stickers, sequins and glitter to make them as simple or spectacular as wanted. Continue reading Tissue Paper Flowers

Growing Beans on Cotton Balls

We have been doing lots of indoor growing recently and planted some beans at the same time that we grew our cress letters last month. This is a really easy, visual way to teach children about root systems and is something I used to do with my school children each Spring time. Plus it’s

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It’s Playtime! Celebrating the Truth of Easter

I love these ideas for celebrating the true meaning of Easter that were linked up last week! Se7en provides a wonderful collection of traditions and activities to celebrate the Easter story properly.

 H is for homeschooling linked a fabulous idea for retelling the Easter story through resurrection

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15+ Spring Activities for Kids!

Here are over 20 ideas for keeping the kids busy this Easter time, from sensory play to art activities, planting gardens to discovery eggs! Hopefully you will find something new to try.  Enjoy!

20 Spring activities and crafts for kids

Make a beautiful bird’s nest from wool/

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Easter Egg Spin Art Garland

We used one of our favourite methods of painting to create a beautiful spin art Easter egg garland! I cut some simple egg shapes from coloured card and dug out our paint-stained salad spinner!

 The girls knew exactly what to do and even selected their own

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