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Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity

Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity with Blocks

Wooden building blocks are a standard toy in many homes and preschool classrooms. But they don’t have to be just for playing, they can be used for learning too! For this #toolsforlearning post, I’ll be sharing one way we used wooden building blocks for a fun Superhero Alphabet Matching Activity!…

Valentine's Day Grid Math Game with Mini Erasers

Valentine’s Day Grid Math Game with Mini Erasers

Mini Erasers make awesome math manipulatives! They are super affordable, numerous and come in hundreds of cute shapes and designs to fit any season or theme. For this #toolsforlearning post, I’ve created a fun printable grid math game for Valentine’s Day! This post contains affiliate links. Valentine’s Day Grid Math…

Animals & Habitats Camoflauge

Animal Camouflage Hands-on Science Activity

Like last week’s post on Sorting Vertebrates and Invertebrates, this week’s post is an animal science activity. So, if your kiddos are interested in learning about animals, this Animal Camouflage Hands-on Science Activity will sure to delight! This post contains affiliate links. We did this activity about animals and how…

Cardboard Bugs

Painting Recycled Cardboard Bugs

Do you save interesting recyclables for your kids to use for art and crafts? Me too! If you don’t you should definitely start! We saved these cardboard packaging pieces and were inspired to paint them like bugs! This post contains affiliate links. Painting Recycled Cardboard Bugs My son had a…

Sorting vertebrates & invertebrates 2

Hands-on Sorting Vertebrates and Invertebrates

If you have kids interested in animals, teach them about their body structure and expanded their learning of vertebrates and invertebrates with this simple hands-on sorting activity! This post contains affiliate links. We did this activity a couple of months ago when we were trying out a homeschool curriculum. The…

Snowball & Skinny Craft Stick Scupltures

Snowball and Craft Stick Sculptures

Creating Snowball and Craft Stick Sculptures is a simple activity that kids will have hours of fun with on a snowy day! Playing with styrofoam snowballs and skinny craft sticks is a creative way for kids to work on fine motor skills! Read on for a supplies list and info…

Bug Stamped Process Art for kids

Process Art Challenge with Bug Stamps

I’m always trying to think of fun and easy activities to set up for my son. This month for the Process Art Challenge, I set out some ink pads and bug stamps to let him create with this simple art medium. This post contains affiliate links. Supplies for Bug Stamp…

Fantastic Fine Motor Activities of 2015 from Stir the Wonder

Fantastic Fine Motor Activities

It’s the start of a new year, a time to look back on the previous year and see all the fun we’ve had! That’s what is so great about writing a blog, I have a record of what we’ve done! So without further ado, here are some Fantastic Fine Motor…

Farm Animal Rainbow Counters, Farm Fencing and large die

Counting More or Less with Farm Animal Rainbow Counters

Counting objects and comparing more or less is an important math skill for preschoolers to learn. Use these fun Farm Animal Rainbow Counters to inspire young children interested in animals or to go along with a farm theme! This post contains affiliate links. Counting More or Less with Farm Animal…

Best Hands-on Science Activities for Preschoolers

Best Hands-on Science Activities for Preschoolers from 2015

Looking for some awesome science activities to do with your preschooler? Over the past year my preschooler and I have really enjoyed some fun experiments and science lessons! Here are the Best Hands-on Science Activities for Preschoolers from 2015! Best Science Activities of 2015 Hands-on Solar System for Preschoolers These…

Mitten Math Counting Snowflakes Preschool Math Activity

Mitten Math Snowflake Counting for Preschoolers

Looking for a simple winter themed number recognition and counting activity for your toddler or preschooler? Mitten Math is adorable and easy to set up! Plus it incorporates some fine motor work too! Complete the lesson with some fun picture books suggested at the end! This post contains affiliate links….