if you write a letter to a character at disney (walt disney world communications p.o. box 10040 lake buena vista, fl 32830-0040), they will send you an autographed photo back! Could be a fun project for teaching how to write a letter!
Kiwi Crate - They will deliver a box to your child each month that’s designed around a certain theme (think Dinosaurs, Garden, Superheroes, Space.) In each box are 2-3 carefully designed and kid-tested projects, which cover a range of developmental areas and subjects, including art, science, and imaginative play. All the materials and inspiration to encourage creativity and curiosity are included – you just supply the kids! THIS IS SO COOL! Someone get this for their 3-7 year old!
LOVE this! // Backyard Scrabble (or Bananagrams): There are 144 "tiles." Here's how many of each letter you need. 2: J, K, Q, X, Z 3: B, C, F, H, M, P, V, W, Y 4: G 5: L 6: D, S, U 8: N 9: T, R 11: O 12: I 13: A 18: E
This is an absolutely fabulous idea. Use plastic Easter eggs and recycle them into cute and bendable caterpillar toys. You make holes in them and lace them together with pipe cleaners. This is also a good lacing activity to develop motor skills. Go to this great site Child Central Station for the details on this and lots more great craft ideas.