Snow and Ice Play Ideas for Kids! [It's Playtime!]

Here are 8 creative ideas for playing and learning with ice and snow! Welcome to the first It’s Playtime of the new year and please come and link up your own blog posts below so that we can feature you in future weeks.

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10 Sensory Bins for Christmas and Winter [It's Playtime!]

Tis’ the season for sensory bin play! Here are 10 fantastic ideas for ways to enliven your sensory play areas this Christmas and Winter time, using all the wonderful scents and tactile, sparkly materials that are so readily available! These activities were linked up to It’s Playtime, as well as a few from our own

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12 Christmas and Winter Play Dough Recipes

Here are 12 fantastic play dough recipes that will be perfect to make and play with this Christmas and winter! In fact, many of them would be easy, homemade and frugal (not to mention original and fun!) gifts to give to the kids in your life too.

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Snow Dough Recipe for Winter Sensory Play!

Make some gloriously glittery snow dough for some wondrous sensory play this winter!

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Jam Jar and Tissue Paper Luminaries

Create beautiful stained glass lanterns using recycled glass jars, tissue paper and sequins! Perfect for an afternoon art activity on these dark Autumn and Winter afternoons and they look so beautiful glowing with candles on the mantlepiece! Over on my Facebook page I regularly share photos of our daily Invitations

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