20 ways to cope with sleep deprivation with a newborn. --- very good advice. EVERY mom with a baby should read!
Indoor masking tape games; hopscotch, bulls-eye bowling, tic-tac-toe, guard the eggs, long jump, balance beam - RAINY DAY/COLD DAY fun!
Sweet idea... It's a daily calendar that is reused each year and gets better the longer you use it. Each day you write the year and something that happened that day like, "(Child's name) took her first steps." Imagine how neat it would be in 10 years.
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Have your child make their own 4th of July shirt. Such a cute idea!!!
Big, colorful sidewalk chalk! So many fun activities!
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I would use this with kindergarten. We would read a book about mother's day and how important it is. Then we would make this art craft by using legos and paint. We would dip the legos in paint and then put them on this sheet of paper, around the hand, for flowers. I would integrate this with art and language arts.
"We painted their hands green to resemble a flower and then used their finger to dot petals onto each stem." from AnInterestingMix
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Spider web game. Just use painter's tape to make the web and have the kids throw wads of paper at it to see if they can get it to stick. what a great rainy day activity in a cabin or lodge!