Month: January 2013

Arabic Alphabet Letter Toss

Today I set up an Arabic Alphabet Letter Toss game using a muffin tray. My daughter has to toss a glass pebble into the muffin tray and say the letter name and sound where the pebble lands. I tried to pick some of the more difficult letters she sometimes forgets. Read more…

Caterpillar Skip Counting

To make a fun skip counting game for my daughter I cut apart an egg carton and labelled each section with a number counting by 2’s. I then mixed up the pieces and had my daughter put them in the right order. Read more…

Arabic Alphabet Paint Bag Writing

For a fun sensory activity, I put paint in a bag and had my daughter write an Arabic Alphabet letter that I called out with a q-tip. We taped our bag to the table so it would stay in one spot. I saw this idea on Let’s Explore here. Read more…

Endangered Animals

Today at playgroup one of the moms had the kids pick out an endangered animal before hand and bring it into playgroup for show and tell. We had a koala, polar bear, panda bear, cheetah, buffalo, and elephant. They then talked about where they were in the world, why they are endangered, and what we […] Read more…

Police Officer Unit

My daughter has been interested in learning more about Police Officers especially because one of her relatives is a Police Officer. So I set up a pretend play corner for her, along with some worksheets and books. I got a case files printable from here, that she has really enjoyed pretend playing along to. I […] Read more…

Jewel Mosaic

My daughter has been asking me to buy her sticker mosaic crafts but for $10 a kit it was just a little too pricey. So we came up with a cheaper alternative using dollarstore stickers and printable colouring pages from the internet. She has been having a lot of fun with this fine motor art […] Read more…

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