Milk Jug Elmer Elephant Craft

Make an Elmer the elephant using a milk jug and coloured tissue paper squares!  A great craft for kids to go along with a much-loved story book which can be used as a story prop or puppet too.Elmer elephant milk jug craft

This is a classic craft that we were

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Frozen Themed Play Dough Activity

Make some Frozen themed play dough with sparkly loose materials for imaginative play and story telling. Perfect for all those fans of Elsa and Anna and the Frozen movie and for promoting playful literacy!Frozen themed play dough

A little while back we made some clothes peg Elsa and Anna dolls

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Rhyming Pairs Basket Literacy Game

Make a simple rhyming activity to help practise rhyming pairs and learn about literacy in a playful, hands-on way! This would be great for both home and the classroom as a go-to resource on the shelf.Rhyming basket literacy activity for kids

We have been practising hearing and identifying rhyming words

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Sorting Baskets Phonics Activity

Set up a fun phonics activity for preschoolers and school aged children with this sorting objects into baskets game! This takes no preparation at all and can be played in different ways to suit the age or stage of each child involved.Phonics activity using sorting baskets

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Sight Word Pebbles for Literacy Play

Make a fun sight word game for kids with these simple, DIY sight word pebbles! An easy learning resource for open-ended, playful literacy and tactile fun for beginner readers!Sight word pebbles for playful literacy activities

I love to make  the girls very simple toys, games and learning

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