Month: December 2010

Soda Bottle Flower Stamping

I saw this idea on a new blog I came across called Mom’s Crafty Space.. my daughter loves painting, and I happened to have a few soda bottles on hand so we gave it a try 🙂 For the yellow centers and green leaves we just used markers… I really need to get more colours […] Read more…

What Begins with…?

At a playdate my friend hosted the other week she did an activity with the children that involved handing each child a letter and asking them what in the room began with that letter. The children had a blast with this. My daughter even got a letter stuck to her! Read more…

Alphabetical Order Matching

Since we’ve been practicing beginning letter sounds in words, I downloaded and printed this activity from Montessori for Everyone for A to work on. Pretty simple activity for her, but I really encouraged her to try and sound out each of the words that we went through. Read more…

Writing Arabic Numbers and Letters

I recently purchased arabic number and arabic letter writing reusable workbooks for A. In the past we haven’t really practiced writing numbers in english (only letters in english), so I’m glad that the number workbook includes numbers in both Arabic and English. Now that A. is a little bit older she seems to really enjoy […] Read more…

Beaded Zipper Pull

I was inspired by a post on Olives and Pickles to make a beaded zipper pull :). I have tons of beads from my childhood craft stash, so A. and I got out the beads and put together this zipper pull for her jacket. After we made the zipper pull she wasn’t interested in making […] Read more…

Where does it go?

A friend of mine hosted a playdate last week, and had some really fun activities for the children to do. For this activity she gave each child a body part and then read some clues to the children. After each clue was read, the children had to determine which body part she was referring to, […] Read more…

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