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Galaxy Slime!

Night Sky Activities for Preschool: Galaxy Slime

Make this beautiful, sparkly, stretchy slime that looks just like the swirls of a galaxy and keep your preschooler entertained for hours! This would keep me entertained for hours.

FIREWORKS!! Dip your pipe cleaner in the paint and stamp away!

Great of July activity FIREWORKS! Neat idea - Dip your pipe cleaner in the paint and stamp away! I told the kids to stamp in the same spot. After they lift the pipe cleaner up, turn it a little and stamp again. And repeat the process with a new color.

Lavender cloud dough is therapeutic and helps soothe, calm, and relax little ones.  It is AMAZING the effect this cloud dough has on chilling out my kids and refocusing their energies in positive ways.  {Great for time out, just before bed time, and anytime you need to calm kids down}

Lavender cloud dough helps soothe, calm, and relax little ones. It is AMAZING the effect this cloud dough has on chilling out kids and refocusing their energies in positive ways. {Great for time out, just before bed time, and anytime you need to calm kids

Bring shower curtain to beach to make pool for little one!! SO SMART!

Bring a dollar store shower curtain to the beach to make a pool for the little ones. SO SMART!

How to Make Sponge Bombs

How to Make Sponge Bombs

Make "Sponge Bombs" and gather some neighbourhood kids (and adults) together along with a few buckets of water for a fun water fight. Best of all; unlike water balloons you won't have pick up a ton of shriveled latex balloon pieces afterwards.

Pool Noodle Water Wall

Pool Noodle Water Wall

Pool noodle water wall-fun, what child does not like to play with water? Fun way for preschoolers to play with water both indoor and outdoor.

Free Plans DIY Sandbox Table… So easy and SO cheap too! www.shanty-2-chic.com

DIY Sandbox Table

This is far better than a big sandbox! Free Plans DIY Sandbox Table… So easy and SO cheap too!

Easy sail boat kids craft from pool noodles

Easy sail boat kids craft from pool noodles. This would be especially cool for older kids, if u gave them a pool noodle (as well as other materials) & told them to design their own boat.

These science and math activities for Pre-K are sure to get your young learners excited to learn! (via Left Brain Craft Brain)

STEM for Preschoolers

Might be easier to beef some of these up for kindergarten then try to make other activities appropriate. STEM for Preschoolers 10 Science Technology Engineering Math Ideas for 3 to 4 Year Olds Left Brain Craft Brain Pin

Awesome Marble Maze

Save those paper rolls (paper towels, toilet paper, wrapping paper) add a few craft sticks and let the kids go wild coming up with marble slides. May be good idea to try and do roller coasters with.

How plants absorb water science experiment!

Fun Science Experiment! - Learning how plants absorb water

Teach your little Einstein how plants absorb water with this cabbage and food coloring experiment from "Paging Fun Mums"!

Keep your kids busy with a simple magnet play jar. Sometimes simple is best! Via What Do We Do All Day?

Cool Magnet Science Idea for Kids

Keep kids busy with a simple magnet play jar. Fill jar with lentils or rice, add paper clips and few washers. Use a strong magnet on outside of jar to attract the metal objects.

Bubble Wrap Stomp Painting - make some bubble wrap "boots" then dip in paint and stomp around to create art!

Bubble Wrap Stomp Painting

This is insanely clever and I imagine loads of fun! Who does not like popping bubble wrap first off, and then add paint = deal! - Bubble Wrap Stomp Painting - make some bubble wrap "boots" then dip in paint and stomp around to create art!

The kiddos will definitely roll their sleeves up for this sand and light experiment! The patterns and shapes they can create are endless (via Casa Maria's Creative Learning Zone)

"A school needs to be a place for all children, not based on the idea that they are all the same, but that they are all different." -Loris Malaguzzi (founder of the first Reggio Emilia School) - sand on light table

DIY Water Blasters {Kiddie Sprinkler} - this is SO fun!!!!!!

You won't believe it's a pool noodle! Check out how many things you can do with a pool noodle! Pool noodle activities, crafts, and hacks.

DIY Pool Noodle Pom Pom Shooter

DIY Pool Noodle Pom Pom Shooter