Top Gifts for Imagination Play

My children have amazing imaginations. My older kids still love to join my youngest in imagination play. As I consider our toys and accessories, I appreciate the fact

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Vehicle Town Busy Bag

Making our own little town to drive around, something compact to easily fold away, is a perfect companion for one of our favorite books, Cars and Trucks and

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Monster Postcard Templates and Cardboard Mailbox Center

We created our own mail center in our schoolroom and play room because my kids love getting the mail. They love to send letters to friends, teachers, and

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Summer Fun: Summer Activities Passport

One of the fun things I have done for my kids this summer to keep track of our summer fun was create a simple summer activity passport for

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Pancakes PreK and Elementary Learning Fun

One of the favorite things my kids love to cook is pancakes, of course! I believe it was one of the first things I actively encouraged my kids

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“The Friendly Beasts” Nativity Sensory Activity

Here’s something to add to your Christmas sensory activities list for your toddler! Gather the textures of the first nativity in a basket, as based on a favorite

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Learning about the First Thanksgiving Story with Printable Puppets

In anticipation of the upcoming holiday, we read The Very First Thanksgiving Day.  I made my preschool daughter a simple puppet template related to the traditional first Thanksgiving

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Apple Busy Box Activities from Toddler to Kindergarten

From when my second child was a toddler till today, when she is a kindergartner and my third child is a toddler, I keep them busy by setting

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Super Easy No Sew Felt Corn

My most recent crafty project was a random one that I thought of as I watched my kids playing: I made some corn on the cob to go

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“I Spy” Busy Box

I have seen the rice “I spy” packages before on Pinterest, so since my son has become interested in word searches and daughter has become interested in the

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Color Mixing Fine Motor Activity

I’m quickly finding that my preschooler needs hands on interactive fun. When she gets home from preschool it’s a little bit before lunch time, so without an activity,

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Uppercase-Lowercase ABC Recognition Practice with an ABC Sticker Tree

  ABC Stickers + colored paper = sticker tree fun! What could be more fun than sticker play for a preschooler? I decided to play on her interest to

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