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    Activities for kiddos

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    Chore chart...I like this idea....responsible child equals responsible adult

    My Name Is Snickerdoodle: Do I hear 1,000?

    Bedtime Chart for toddlers. Give them responsibility to get them into bed easier.

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    Not a big fan of 2-year-olds being my slaves, but maybe 1-3 of these every couple of days. Age appropriate chores.

    a better bedtime routine - getting kids to go to bed

    Chore charts! Include in tidying teaches them responsibility and self-discipline. Use pictures rather than words for very young kids who can't read yet. Don't forget to make cleaning up FUN!!

    15 Family Command Centers - A Little Craft In Your Day

    Kids Chore Chart: I like this one because it has a fines area. That way even if the kids do the activity if it isn't done when or how you would like there is a consequence. Plus my kids like seeing their money add up and having one big payday. It really is working well for us.

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    Science for Kids: Gummy Bear Science Great for inroduction of variables {Would e great for getting students used to recording observations, etc)

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    Free numbers book for kids - my toddler loves this interactive book about things that go! Great to use alongside a transportation unit.

    Free numbers book for kids ages 2-5 - The Measured Mom

    Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds: Salt Painting 3 easy steps: squeeze glue, sprinkle salt, drop watercolors and watch them mix/interact

    Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds: Salt Painting

    Several ideas for learning letters, numbers, and beginning reading with Duplo Legos - love these ideas!

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    DIY play dough only uses 2 ingredients!! ( I named it Moon Dough:)

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    If your kids enjoy sensory play, and you're in dire need of boredom busters for long days indoors, give some of these ridiculously fun shaving cream activities a try!

    10 ridiculously fun shaving cream activities for kids

    Two ingredient snow play recipe- this stuff is amazing! Naturally cold and feels just like fresh powder in your hands

    Erupting Snow Recipe

    5 Art Appreciation lessons!

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    A great collection of things to do with your dot markers with art and crafts, learning and tons of inspiring printables! #preschool #toddler

    25+ Dot Marker Ideas

    This takes you to several sensory-related ideas with an ocean theme appropriate for young learners... scroll down to see information about this jellyfish project. Another pinner says, "So cool!"

    Ocean Sensory Play for Toddlers

    11 cool backyard science experiments to do with kids, great summer activities to keep kids entertained and learning at the same time.

    11 Cool Backyard Science Experiments for Kids | iGameMom

    How to make kinetic sand

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    Make Your Own Kinetic Sand, Moon Sand & Glow Sand (10 lbs for 50 cents!) ~ compare to $17 on Amazon!

    Make Your Own Kinetic Sand (10 lbs for 50 cents!)

    Taste Safe Moon Sand Recipe 1:8 (1 cup oil to 8 cups flour)

    Taste Safe Moon Sand Recipe

    Quick and Fun Math Practice for Little Kids

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    DIY magnetic buttons on a cookie sheet. Fun busy bag to take along in the car.

    DIY Magnetic Buttons Busy Bag - Teach Me Mommy

    My Delicious Ambiguity: Busy Bags This site has links to SO MANY printables and ideas to keep little ones thinking, and the little hands busy!

    My Delicious Ambiguity: Busy Bags

    Busy Bag: Bottles and cap matching. Take a bunch of used bottles (washed, of course) and let children match the caps to the bottles. Added bonus? This is a self-correcting activity, so when they get to the end and all the caps don't match, they know they've made a mistake and can go back to find it.

    Simple Little Home: 40 Ways to Distract a Toddler

    3 Letter Lacing: Busy Bag Idea with Free Printable Cards

    Busy Bag: 3 Letter Lacing - I Can Teach My Child!

    Busy Bag Dice Patterns Number Learning by CuriousMindsBusyBags

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