Train Tracks on the Chalkboard Table

I created an invitation to play on the new chalkboard table using toy trains and wooden people! The fun of the new chalkboard table is that it can be used to extend play sessions or in imaginative ways to encourage learning! While the children were distracted I drew

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It’s Playtime! Small World Play Ideas

Here we are for another week of fabulous ideas from YOU! I just love to read your posts and see what you have been busy doing with your children. Thank you for linking up each week! Here are some wonderful small world play ideas from last week This fairy garden from Inspiration

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Nativity Scene Small World Play

One of our activity ideas from our Activity Advent Tree was to make our own little Nativity scene. When I was a child I loved the little cardboard box filled with straw that we used to put our Nativity figures in and spent ages playing with it and telling the story of Christmas. I’d love

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30 Days to Hands on Play Challenge: Small World Play

Day 25:Small World PlayPlay Prompt:Think back to day 1 of the challenge. What are your child’s particular interests? animals? tractors? farms? superheroes? dolls?Put together a play area based on their interest, using toy people, cars, animals- whatever fits the theme. And play!We quickly covered a play table with green paper and

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Town-in-a-box small world play!

You may remember when we had a HUGE cardboard box in the summer and I turned it into a play town for the girls to sit in outside? They loved it and it was great fun for a few days, but eventually had to go in the bin!

 We got

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