Cut up pipe cleaners in a bottle--move with magnet!

Face Magnets: Kids learn about facial expressions and feelings. Use with - Early childhood; Autism; Motor Activity; etc.

I also read you could cut a hole in the Bottem of a plastic cup too! Clever!

Cut out a picture from a magazine and let the child expand

Paperclips in water

Kid made giant maze - so fun. Great as a part of a series of a challenge. The children could make this in an art session too

Creative and fun way of using magnets with children. Simply add a face to any magnet and use small strips of pipe cleaners to create wild and wacky hair designs. Laughing Kids

Really good keep busy ideas for toddlers, Ive never seen most of these. The idea with lids is so smart, a reusable manipulative that you are probably just throwing away anyway!

4 cups sand + 2 cups cornflour + 1 cup of water = moon sand! Who knew? NICE!

Chad's kitchen counter toy to distract while cooking. Made of PVC piping and table tennis balls.

cardboard tubes + box = hours of fun!

Making magnet faces from magazine cut outs

Volley Square, made with PVC pipe.

Busy Bag: Use Hot Glue Gun to Make Shapes on Cardboard Pieces & Kids Can Rub with Crayons

Fireworks in a bottle - looks fun and easy!! 1/3 bottle of water, 2/3 oil, coloring (food coloring, paint), alka seltzer.... I wanna do this with the kids.

Too much fun! I did this with my boys and when I taught preschool. It's an easy hit.

Water table

science experiments for kids

The Cha Cha Slide is a great Brain Break. The kids LOVE it and this video is only about 3 mins long.

Bee magnet

Homemade finger paint