creative and pretty way to practice letters & numbers. Things you need - Gallon size Ziploc bag, glitter (optional), food coloring, hair gel (dollar store) I like this better than paint. #kidscrafts #kids #craft #easy

Shoe tying practice- I need to make this!

Sensory bags made with hair gel from the dollar tree. Lots of ideas in this post.

Practice Spelling Words

Goo bags - recipe for goo. I've had it suggested to use an entire bottle of dollar store hair gel, but this is probably just as inexpensive, and you can make whatever VIBRANT colours you want.

Alphabet Practice.

Cars + markers. I know a few children who would love this ... and it'd get them mark making at the same time!

ziploc bag + dollar store hair gel + q-tip = word fun. Such a neat way to practice spelling!

"This kept my 2 year busy for an entire hour and my 4 year old busy for 2 hours! YAY! Drop vinegar tinted with food coloring onto a pan filled with baking soda. Sheer minutes of colorful fizzy fun!"

Sensory Bags - Pre-writing Skills

numbered cars and parking spots. fun learning activity for preschoolers.

Great for a game of tag on a scorching hot day, squishy sponge balls are summer's alternative to snowballs. Made from kitchen sponges that are cut up and tied together, they last longer than water balloons and are softer and splashier than regular balls. You can get them at the dollar store!

Letter Coloring pages

homemade flubber for kids

Toddler Approved!: Sponge Tower Time. A fun and quiet way to build!

Make a glitter sensory bottle using Vegetable oil and rubbing alcohol with glitter and food coloring...

Bottle Nebula :) All You Need: shredded cotton, water, glitter and food coloring

Easter Pre-K/Preschool/Tot Pack! 30+ pages of Easter fun and learning for your Pre-K and K aged kids!

Fun Spring activities & crafts for kids- It's here! It's here! It's almost here!

100 things you can purchase from The Dollar Tree and use in play with over 150 play ideas using those materials

Color Mixing - Paint+Shaving Cream