Month: April 2011

Recycling

This week at our playgroup one of the mommies prepared some fun Recycling activities for the kids. First she read this printable book: And then the kids each got handed a recyclable item and had to place it in the correct category: Glass, Paper, Plastic or Cans: Then the kids made bookmarks (with markers/crayons, glitter […] Read more…

Travel Activity Box

I was thinking of what kinds of activities to bring for A on our trips this month and came across this idea on Familyfun.com that uses a cookie tray as a magnetic travel activity tray. But instead of using a cookie tray I decided to use a tin box so that it could conveniently hold […] Read more…

Teeth Brushing Practice

My mom took out a dental storytelling kit from the library, so while I was at my mom’s the kids practiced brushing teeth on dolls and we read a couple fun books about oral hygiene as well 🙂 Read more…

Hammering

We happened to have a piece of styrofoam in the house and A remembered this hammering activity she did last year and asked me to do it again, so I got out her hammer and some golf pegs and off she went 🙂 Read more…

Pinwheel Cookies

We made some pinwheel cookies to bring to my mom’s house 🙂 I got the idea from my family fun cookbook, you can also see a variation of the recipe here on familyfun.com. Yummy! Instead of using cocoa in our pinwheels, I just made the sugar cookie recipe, divided it in two and added gel […] Read more…

I Spy Transportation

We’re going to be visiting my mom soon, so we’re going to bring along this I spy game as one of our activities to keep busy on the long drive! 🙂 (This printable is from Me and Marie Learning.) Read more…

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