Create some magical, sparkly moon dust for use in early literacy, mark-making and writing activities! A creative, original and fun way to get kids excited about learning, as well as being a great, Montessori style sensory experience too!
Moon Dust Sensory Writing Tray
Create your own alphabet of crayons for a fun gift for preschoolers and a sneaky way to practise some early literacy skills at the same time!
These beautiful, rainbow alphabet crayons are straightforward to make and there’s some fun science to learn during the process
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Make an easy, fun resource for counting and number recognition using paper plates and foam number stickers! As part of our new Playful Maths series we will be making some of our own numeracy resources for simple. fun
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Create a model of the wonderful story book character, The Gruffalo, using play dough, added materials and imagination! Then use it to retell the story together!
You will know by now that we absolutely ADORE play dough. We have tried many different recipes, flavours and
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A fabulous article about an outdoor playful literacy activity by Malia from Playdough to Plato. Enjoy! ___________________________________________ I love making learning entertaining and this outdoor word scavenger hunt definitely does just that. As children race around tracing labels for common backyard objects, they don’t even notice that they are practicing reading and writing. It’s brilliantly
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