sponge curler threading - great for fine motor skills, and CHEAP!
Homemade Toy - Sponge Curlers
Practicing fine motor skills
Baby Gator University: Routine
5 Nature Art Projects to do With Toddlers
Random Scraps: Marshmallow Catapult
Foam Dough = Shaving Cream + Corn Starch
Sometimes we need our kiddos to be quiet. It may be an important phone call or when we are in a public waiting room. Stop saying, "Shh!" and keep your kids happy AND quiet #games #kids #parenting #kidsactivities
Quiet Games for Kids
What can baby do? TONS! Here are over 50 fun activities perfect for young babies (and toddlers too!)
Sensory Play Activites for Babies ~ Growing A Jeweled Rose
This site has a bunch of fun free #printable toys (using that term loosely... they're like paper finger puppets), such as Angry Birds (pictured here), Wallace & Gromit, Peanuts characters, etc. They go together pretty easily.
Paper planes how to
Vibrant Easter Eggs, dyed naturally. Thought this would also be a good teaching tool for history...how textiles were dyed long ago. Maybe even try to dye different materials like cotton fabric, yarn, etc with the the natural dyes (science). Holiday, Dyed Easter, Eggs Dyes, Nature Materials, Nature Eggs, Easter Eggs, Nature Dyes, Dyed Eggs, Nature Dyed
natural egg dye
DIY glitter! Preheat the oven to 350. Place salt (table salt/sea salt) into a small bowl. Add drop of food coloring and mix with the salt. Spread mixture onto a baking sheet in one layer. Bake in oven for 10 minutes. Let cool, then transfer into a storage container for use.
Spin Art with a Baby Food Jar - place dots of different colors of paint on the bottom of the jar, place on paper, and twist. Could also use plates or lids instead of jars. Spinning Art, Ideas, Baby Food Jars, Activities For Kids, Painting Activities, Babyfood, Baby Foods, Art Caterpillar, Hungry Caterpillar
Spin art w/glass jar
Dinosaur Fossils - I Can Teach My Child!
Lava lamp; chemistry for kids