• Otis and the Tornado F
  • Easter Egg Sculptures F
  • Easter Chicks Grid F
  • Easter Egg Hunt F
  • Easter Egg Smash! | Fine Motor Fridays at Stir the Wonder
  • Easter Egg Phonics Sort F

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Otis and the Tornado Science Activity

Last year (2014-2015) we had so much fun participating in the Poppins Book Nook hosted by Enchanted Homeschooling Mom that we decided to participate again! And we couldn’t be more excited because we love book-inspired activities! The Poppins Book Nook is a monthly online kids book club that is completely…

This week's Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop features posts from Cornerstone Confessions, Cutting Tiny Bites, Buggy and Buddy, Pre-K Pages and Rubberboots and Elf Shoes.

Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop #81

Welcome to the Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop! For those of you who are visiting Stir the Wonder for the first time, I’m a stay-at-home mom of a four-year old boy. We are just starting our homeschool journey and I write about all the hands-on learning activities we do and…

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Easter Eggs & Toothpicks Fine Motor Sculptures

Happy Fine Motor Friday! It’s good for toddlers and preschoolers to do a variety of fine motor activities. Having different activities help work different fine motor muscles and hand coordination which is necessary for handwriting. Fine Motor Fridays is all about giving you a bunch of ideas to do with…

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Easter Chicks Grid Game

Grid games are a simple and fun way for preschoolers to do some counting and one-to-one correspondence practice! When I found these cute little Easter eggs, I just had to make an Easter Chicks Grid Game to go with them, which I am sharing with you all for FREE! Read on…

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Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop #80

Welcome to the Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop! For those of you who are visiting Stir the Wonder for the first time, I’m a stay-at-home mom of a four-year old boy. We are just starting our homeschool journey and I write about all the hands-on learning activities we do and…

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Easter Egg Hunt Sensory Counting Game

Welcome to another STEM Saturday! Every week we aim to share something related to science, technology, engineering and/or math. At the end of this post you’ll find more STEM ideas from the co-hosts and a linky where other bloggers can add STEM related activities! We hope you stick around and…

Easter Egg Smash! | Fine Motor Fridays at Stir the Wonder

Easter Egg Smash

Happy Fine Motor Friday! It’s good for toddlers and preschooler to do a variety of fine motor activities. Having different activities helps work different fine motor muscles and hand coordination which is necessary for handwriting. Fine Motor Fridays is all about giving you a bunch of ideas to do with…

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Easter Egg Alphabet Sounds Hunt & Sort

We’ve done a lot of alphabet activities lately, and it is really starting to pay off! Caden is quickly learning to recognize the letters and even knows the sounds they make! This Easter Egg Alphabet Sounds Hunt and Sort activity was inspired by the classic Easter egg hunts that all…

30+ Book-Inspired Activities for Kids include art, crafts, sensory and fine motor activities!

Book-Inspired Activities for Kids

Over the past year we’ve participated in the Poppins Book Nook online book club for kids and doing at least one children’s book activity a month, oftentimes we did more than that! I love using children’s books as inspiration for activities, and Caden has fun too! With book-inspired activities kids…

Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop #79, featuring posts from Mini Monets and Mommies, 3 Dinosaurs, Living Montessori Now, Powerful Mothering,

Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop #79

Welcome to the Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop! For those of you who are visiting Stir the Wonder for the first time, I’m a stay-at-home mom of a four-year old boy. We are just starting our homeschool journey and I write about all the hands-on learning activities we do and…

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2 ABC Shamrock Fine Motor Activities

Happy Fine Motor Friday! It’s good for toddlers and preschooler to do a variety of fine motor activities. Having different activities helps work different fine motor muscles and hand coordination which is necessary for handwriting. Fine Motor Fridays is all about giving you a bunch of ideas to do with…