Kids develop math concepts and fine motor skills as they build math facts using clothespins and craft sticks! (Free ideas also included for helping kids work with fact families and missing addends.) math center, math craft, clothespin, craft sticks, build math, fact famili, fine motor, motor skills, kid
Such a great idea for anyone leaving home, traveling or going off to college ~ especially great for missionaries!!
A list of age appropriate chores for toddlers. Includes chore games and other ways to make chore time fun.
Turn closet into a play house. This is freakin awesome!!
Positive Reinforcement - Put a cotton ball, marble, pom-pom, etc. in the bowl every time you catch your child being good. Do something special when it's full. Nice reminder for mom to notice good behavior and acknowledge it! cotton ball, positive reinforcement, positive behavior, jar, posit reinforc, caught ya, teacher, marbl, kid
"Caught Ya"- Positive Reinforcement..fill the bowl with little prizes like stickers, a "coupon" for ice cream etc, and let them "draw" a prize when I catch him being good.
I like the idea of this, it would give some variation to punishment for misbehaving and give the child a hand in picking the consequence. Who knows how well it would work, but I'd say definitely worth a try! child consequences, punishment ideas for kids, children chores, hands, misbehav, pick, thanksgiv holiday, holiday quot
Consequence Can, pick your own consequence
Gold coins at the bottom, Skittles and marshmallows on top. St. Patrick's Day in a jar. So, SO cute!
cereal boxes + tp tubes = hot wheels garage
Drive in movie cars for a drive in movie night
Bedtime passes...cute for stockings...to stay up an extra 15 or 20 minutes. This is cute, I'll have to remember this one day!
50 Things to do on a Trampoline.. Now I want one:)
Half birthday cake--what a great way to surprise the kids on their half birthday!
The Brooding Hen: Tiny bow & arrow. Fair Play badge. Fun but a little hard for some. We made markers out of paper and kept score of how far they would go. I would do it again. I made them ahead of time. It would have been too hard for the Brownies to make I think. The older girls might could do it. tutorials, arrows, fun crafts for kids to do, craft website, sticks, boy crafts, tini bow, bows, craft ideas
A website for those of us who want to do crafts for BOYS! Yay!
Use shower curtain liner, permanent markers.. and then kids write with dry/wet erase markers. INSIDE RECESS--great way to keep kids busy when winter weather keeps us inside! This is a must do. math problems, duvet covers, doodl, writing centers, indoor recess, shower curtains, rainy day activities, eras marker, kid
Use shower curtain liner, permanent markers.. and then kids write with dry/wet erase markers
100+ kids books with corresponding crafts
Cute idea - A thankful tree for the month of November-each day add a leaf with something written on it that your child is thankful for! Loooove!
...it´s been a long time since my kids were young enough to need to be entertained at a restaurant but these ideas do bring back memories! ;) Perhaps they´ll be helpful for you as well! 10 Restaurant waiting Games to Play with Kids games, idea, restaur game, wait game, restaur wait, 10 restaur, fun, kids, restaurants
10 Restaurant Waiting Games to Play with Kids- great options besides the Ipad!
paint the inside of a lunchbox with chalkboard paint so you can write messages.
21 creative consequences . . . all I can say is that I'm glad my Mom wasn't on Pinterest when I was a child!
Cement Stepping Stones= cereal boxes+quick drying cement+glass stones. Brillant!!