Time-out bottles. Fill a bottle with 3/4 water, one bottle of glitter glue, ultra fine glitter. Then send this bottle with your child to timeout and they can watch it settle to calm them. Once the glitter is settled their time is up!

Lots of ideas for making various discovery bottles to keep the kids busy. (These were SO helpful in the calm (aka time out) corner of my classroom--especially for the highly-reactive kiddos.

Whether you want to tell them how great they were at their soccer game, or how much you love spending time with them, here are 66 positive and encouraging things to say to your child on a daily basis.

Make a jellyfish!

How To Make Bottled Nebula. Sound pretty easy and looks absolutely delightful! Definitely gonna try this!

Water marbles! Crazy how a few kitchen ingredients will make these. Weird, I can't wait to try.

How to make an I spy bottle

Time out bottles - calms the child as they watch the glitter settle, and also acts as a timer for time out.

Ice Cube painting

I must have one for my 2nd child

If you write a letter to your childs favorite Disney character they will write back and send an autographed picture. This is the address.

Glittery calm down bottles to help focus and calm your child #sensory || Gift of Curiosity

DIY Calm Down Jar

Creative Playhouse: 15 Play Ideas to Help Children Calm Down and Relax

The Interrupt Rule - How your child can show respect and honor to their elders through a simple rule. It completely changed the dynamic of our home. {the House of Hendrix}

Teach Your Child To Tie Shoes In 5 Minutes

2 liter tonic water bij het bad + blacklight of je kan er ballonnen mee opvullen

How can we use the moment to point our children to Christ? It's the question that most heavily weighs on my heart, too. I want my children to respond to authority and correction in a manner that would be pleasing to God. These 3 questions have helped us focus the moment on what really counts!

Calming Bottle I made 1 with clear craft glue and 1 with hair gel. I like the gel better. It's a lil thicker plus it is a light blue:). Mostly water though and I only had fine glitter not glitter glue.

The whole-brain child : 12 revolutionary strategies to nurture your child's developing mind - Siegel, Daniel J. - plaats 612.71 # Ergotherapie in de ontwikkelingsproblematiek

Six Awesome Ways to do Water Play with Kids #Summer #Water #Play http://www.frugalcouponliving.com/2013/07/14/six-awesome-ways-to-do-water-play-with-kids-diy-pinterest/