school holiday fun
How are you going to mark Earth Day with your kids on April 22? Great ideas here for eco-play-audit, crafts, activities, play, gardening from 30+ international sites.
Earth day activities: grow a meadow indoors! - NurtureStore
Let your child grow his/her own name in grass using letter cookie cutters. Keep the grass watered in a sunny spot, and it will last for weeks. The bonus? Your child can practice his scissor skills trimming the grass.
Grow Your Own Name | Crafts | Spoonful
Write and check - fix letter reversals and other formation errors.
laminated faces with dry erase markers. So funny!!!
Build an exploding chain reaction from craft sticks. I am sooooo doing this.
Here's a really cute idea. Frame quote bubbles, use a dry erase marker to write funny things your kids say. When you are ready to switch the quotes, have the child take a picture with their quote and make a photo book of quotes.
"Printables" - Toy Story Pre-K Pack - Includes Prewriting Practice Sheets, Cutting Practice, Which one is different?, Finish the Pattern Sheet, Size Sequencing Sheet, Toy Story Strip Puzzle, 4-piece Puzzles, Sorting Practice, Counting Practice Cards, Color the Buzz Lightyear, 2-Part Vocabulary Cards, Letter Bb Identification, Toy Story Matching, Buzz Lightyear Magnet Sheet, Letter Bb Sorting Page
Pre K Packs
50 AWESOME open ended questions that will help you get to know your kids better and let them use their imagination. Ex: What would you do if you were invisible for a day?
They wrote their hopes and dreams in balloons and attached a picture of themselves soaring with them. Make "Oh the Places You Go" Bulletin Board!
Simon Says Art...this is such an exciting idea! I can't wait to try it! ("Simon Says draw a blue circle...") Cool to see what different pictures they end up with! - teaches great listening skills!
someday i'll be the cool mom who shows her kids how to make one of these. :) Under the table hammock
Sticky spider web - roll up pieces of paper then throw at the sticky spider web.