Brilliant!! Use stones for spelling - fun and frugal manipulatives for sure.
For those that haven’t already discovered this… IKEA magnetic knife holders to store the toy cars all over your house :) if you hang them low enough your kids will probably love to organize their cars after they are done playing. Need to do this in Mason's room!
Best Play Dough recipe ever - uses Jell-O for the yummy color and smell plus a silky smooth texture