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Diwali candles are light to fight off evil! Color your own light!
Diwali {The Festival of Lights}  Informative and engaging activities for young learners! This is a great little packet!  dreambigkinders.blogspot.com
Use paper scraps...old artwork, scrapbooing paper, paper or fabric scraps Recycle Craft for Dawali, Festival of lights

Divali

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Crafts for Kids | FREE printable school bus template for back-to-school craft, bulletin board decor, flannel board feltie, and more!
Low-prep transportation theme preschool activities! One pack of stickers=4 activities! Graphing, memory, sorting, language development and more! Plus, some great printables for a transportation theme.
love these activities - shapes, train

Transport

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Lol. These are so cute. CAnt wait to make them with  the kids
Christmas Activity for Toddlers: Decorate the Felt Christmas Trees with Pompoms~ Buggy and Buddy
Your kids will be more excited about these cute foam cup reindeers than the treats inside! | MollyMooCrafts.com

Christmas

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Simple toddler crafts go a long way! Try these as Easter crafts for kids.
Paper Plate Easter Basket craft for kids! #Easter art project #DIY | http://www.sassydealz.com/2014/03/3d-paper-plate-easter-basket-craft-kids.html

Easter

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My sister's organized homeschool room. @Michele Morales Morales Morales Morales Morales Morales Morales Morales Gaeta
Registered childminder
10 Science Experiments for Kids (that are super easy to set up)! ~ Buggy and Buddy

Childminding ideas

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These egg carton ladybugs are such a fun and easy craft for kids! And they're SO CUTE!
PAPER PLATE SNAIL 🐌😍 - such a fun snail craft for kids! Easy craft for preschool or kindergarten to do too!

Minibeasts

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20 Stunning Basement Playroom Ideas
Farm cable drum
Cable drum

Childminding Room

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Mothers Day Butterfly Card and Poem | Click Pic for 22 DIY Mothers Day Craft Ideas for Kids to Make | DIY Mothers Day Crafts for Toddlers to Make
Love this! Celery print flowers. Great for a Valentine's Day or Mother's Day bouquet!
Handprint Poem | Mother's Day poem - My Handprint | KIDSPOT THINGS TO DO: Seasonal occ ...

Mothers day

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Kid-made gift ideas for Father's Day.

Fathers Day

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Allotment role play - autumn
Cool things to do with a big roll of paper - NurtureStore
Our woodland construction area

Season Autumn

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Flower Prints from Soda Bottles -- easy toddler craft
Cup Wind-Chime Craft For Kids /sheknow
Airplane Clothespin Craft (4)

Season Summer

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Dinosaur feet from tissue boxes. Rawr.
Do you see the brontosaurus? Add spikes and change the dino! This site offers a different animal hand-print design for each letter of the alphabet! (Some more complicated than others...)
http://www.pinterest.com/fiddling4god/preschool-activites/ Preschool Craft Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs

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Fire Safety Theme
Song, "Stop, Drop & Roll" (Tune: "The Farmer in the Dell"; from Fingerplays & Action Rhymes)

People that help us

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Bonfire collage! We've done this with real twigs as well, but the tissue paper is the key to really set it off. Add glitter for extra fun and sparkle!
Bonfire Craft
11 poppy crafts, art or food for remembrance day - Mum In The Madhouse- Mum In The Madhouse

November

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10 FREE Eric Carle Printables to use with The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Brown Bear, Brown Bear from @gymboree #sp
Lil' Scholars University's Blog Spot: Very Hungry Caterpillar
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Printable Would be lovely to put in younger children's party loot bags as a little filler

Books and activities - Hungry Caterpillar

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If I was a teacher, I'd take these in for my class
Felt Jack-o-Lantern for the kiddos too young to carve! Made this for my 2 1/2 year old granddaughter and she loves to make her own pumpkin faces. I have a large black sparkly piece of felt that I bought at Michael's to place the large pumpkin on. The felt pieces adhere very well to the pumpkin while making each jack o' lantern face.
Simple Lego Stamped Pumpkin Craft #Fall or Halloween craft for kids! Perfect for toddlers and preschoolers! | CraftyMorning.com

Halloween

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Schemas - fascinating, a real eye opener to understanding your child's patterns of behaviour. Once indentified great for tailoring activities and toys.
Sue Reis, Early Years Teacher at Skippers Hill Manor Prep School, talks about how identifying schemas can help Early Years educators to plan activities which enable children to learn at a deeper level. Click the image to watch her video blog.  http://www.skippershill.com/
Water beads and shaving foam. The children loved making cakes and pies!

Schemas

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Bubble Dough
tissue paper sensory art left brain craft brain
Playdough Five Ways Recipes

Sensory

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Neat alternative to pinatas.  A punch box for party favors - its like the price is right game!
Great site for tutorials for kids crafts!
rocket loo rolls

For the school holidays

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Free Printable, Free Age Chore chart, Maria Montessori practical life, 12 months of Montessori learning, Montessori Tasks, www.naturalbeachliving.com
treasure basket ideas
Wood!

Montessori

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Small world dinosaur swamp-tough spot planted with grass seed last summer and allowed to mature :) Rain did the rest
Noisy Rice Krispies Tuff Spot. Explore the sense of sound by spraying water and paint onto cereal. Adventures of Adam
Small world, Cbeebies Land tuff tray

Tuff spot

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EYFS planning for Winter

eyfs planning

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How to make apple birdseed homemade bird feeders | kids activity for fall or spring

Messy Play

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spring door
Simple cupcake paper flowers craft for kids to make and learn about the Spring season. Lovely art for classroom and home display.
Ladybugs! Toddler craft. Paint a paper plate red. Dot stickers you have colored black. Tape on legs and head. Googly eyes. Works on color words, shapes, counting, bug body parts.

Spring Crafts for Early Years

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DIY Ikea Hack – Expedit benches and toy storage / could also use as bench for breakfast nook… want this in my kitchen! – Home Decor
150 Dollar Store Organizing Ideas and Projects for the Entire Home - Page 109 of 150 - DIY & Crafts
Toy Storage | Do It Yourself Home Projects from Ana White

Toy storage

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a white bench with black and yellow pillows on it's seat cushions are lined up against the wall
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DIY Ikea Hack – Expedit benches and toy storage / could also use as bench for breakfast nook… want this in my kitchen! – Home Decor
toy bins are organized on the bench in this child's playroom
150 Dollar Store Organizing Ideas and Projects for the Entire Home
150 Dollar Store Organizing Ideas and Projects for the Entire Home - Page 109 of 150 - DIY & Crafts
a white bookcase with blue and red bins on it's sides in a room
Toy Storage
Toy Storage | Do It Yourself Home Projects from Ana White
a toy kitchen and dining area in a child's playroom
Super cute play room from The Busy Budgeting Mama -- paint color: Martha Stewart "Sunken Pool", IKEA EXPEDIT shelf turned on it's side for toy storage with bins
a child's bedroom decorated in pink, green and white with polka dot rugs
Summer Tour of Homes
Ikea toy storage and artwork display. love this idea
the playroom storage solution is organized with plastic bins
Toy Storage Solutions
Toy Storage Solutions | First Home Love Life
a child's playroom with green walls and red bins on the shelves
45 Small-Space Kids' Playroom Design Ideas
Sugar and Spice Playrooms for Girls From Rate My Space : Rooms : Home & Garden Television
a stuffed animal sitting in a yellow crate on top of a floor next to a wall
Easy DIY Rolling Toy or Book Crate {Toy Storage Idea} - My Frugal Adventures
Easy DIY Toy Storage Crate or for even in the family room for magazines and books!
toys storage tips and tricks for kids
Disney.com | The official home for all things Disney
25 Totally Clever Toy Storage Tips and Tricks | Babble--- dang that big piece that was in your garage would have been great in you basement now! sigh--but we will get it figured out....love ya
a child's playroom filled with toys and storage
* Kid-Friendly Spaces and Toy Storage Solutions In Our Home
Pink and Green Mama's play spaces in her home
some paper flowers with sprinkles on them and the words cupcake papers for spring
Cupcake paper flowers
Simple cupcake paper flowers craft for kids to make and learn about the Spring season. Lovely art for classroom and home display.
two paper plates with ladybugs on them are sitting on the wall next to each other
Ladybugs! Toddler craft. Paint a paper plate red. Dot stickers you have colored black. Tape on legs and head. Googly eyes. Works on color words, shapes, counting, bug body parts.
a paper plate butterfly with dots on it
Ramblings of a Crazy Woman
A great early years project - make paper plate butterflies
carrot footprints made out of paper on top of a cloth covered surface with the words carrot footprints painted on it
Spring Footprint Art {Bunny and Carrots} - onekriegerchick
Carrot Footprints: Easy Easter Crafts for Kids. #StayCurious
three umbrellas made out of paper sitting on the window sill in the snow
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13 rainy day spring inspired crafts for your toddler | #BabyCenterBlog
a pot full of gold coins sitting on top of a piece of paper next to colored squares
20 Best St. Patrick's Day Preschool Crafts
Preschool Crafts for Kids*: 20 Best St. Patrick's Day Preschool Crafts @Sarah Chintomby lets do this w the kids!
three pictures of different colored toothbrushes on a white surface and one is colorfully decorated
22 Easy Spring Craft Ideas for Kids
Caterpillar Craft | Click Pic for 22 Easy Spring Crafts for Kids to Make for School | DIY Spring Crafts for Preschoolers
paper plate butterfly craft for kids to make
A Marbled Paper Plate Butterfly Craft
A paper plate butterfly craft for kids -- a great summer activity and especially beautiful with marbled paper plates!
a yellow plate with black tea in it
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paper-plate sunflower with loose tea for center or make another version with sunflower seeds for center
two paper plates with ladybugs on them are sitting on the wall next to each other
Ladybugs! Toddler craft. Paint a paper plate red. Dot stickers you have colored black. Tape on legs and head. Googly eyes. Works on color words, shapes, counting, bug body parts.
flowers and leaves in a tray with text overlay that reads how to make nature cutting tray
www.munchkins-and-moms.com
A great way to practice scissor skills with preschoolers using this sensory-rich nature tray!
a child's hand is touching a piece of paper that has been made to look like a caterpillar
19 Fun, Easy Crafts for Toddlers
Toddler Craft Ideas - This caterpillar is an oldie but a goodie :) Will have to do this with Raya for sure!
a hand made card with flowers in a pot
Cute idea for Mother's day.... we did this with our 4th grade students this year and I took the idea home this was my 3 year olds flower pot. Great for grandparents or even a personal touch for end of school gifts.
Cloud Dough
homemade apple bird feeders hanging from a wooden fence
How to Make Apple Birdseed Homemade Bird Feeders Everyone Loves - Natural Beach Living
How to make apple birdseed homemade bird feeders | kids activity for fall or spring
red and white sprinkles are in the shape of hearts
Easy Dyed Chickpea Valentine’s Day Sensory Bin | CBC Parents
pots and pans filled with flowers sitting next to a tree stump on the ground
Fairy Soup - Backyard Sensory Activity for Toddlers and Preschoolers
find an old tea kettle for the mud kitchen. fun!
an apple pie play dough with two spoons
Homemade Kids Play Recipe: Apple Pie Play Dough - Emma Owl
Apple Pie Play Dough. This is a wonderful smooth and silky play dough recipe that really does smell like apple pie! NO Flour. No Salt!!
the instructions for making bird feeders with popsicle sticks
10 Super Simple DIY Bird Feeders For Spring!
Lolly Pop Stick Bird Feed - click through to see more fabulous bird feeders for your garden. A fabulous idea for a diy project and a great idea for crafts time with the kiddos!
a bird sitting on top of a bird feeder hanging from a red cord next to a tree
50 Magical Bird-feeders That Will Attract Birds in Your Garden
a man laying on the ground next to a stop sign with arrows pointing in different directions
Stop, Drop, and Roll
Song, "Stop, Drop & Roll" (Tune: "The Farmer in the Dell"; from Fingerplays & Action Rhymes)
the moon sand is just 2 ingredients for summer fun
Moon Sand Recipe with 2 Ingredients - Happy Mothering
In my ongoing attempts to keep the girls busy this summer, we came across a tutorial showing how to make what we have dubbed “Moon Sand” from just 2 simple …
rainbow dyed chickpeas with text overlay that reads rainbow dyed chickpeas
Edible ABC Slime ⋆ Parenting Chaos
two pictures of birdseed feeders being made
Making Birdseed Cookies for a DIY Winter Bird Feeder - Creative Little Explorers
make birdseed cookies for a DIY winter bird feeder with seeds and gelatin as an act of kindness to do with kids!
two hands are full of colorful sprinkles
Rainbow Oats {How to Dye Oats for Sensory Play}
a child playing with gummy bears in a bowl
Learning Numbers with Jelly
Learning numbers with jelly
a book cover with pictures of farm animals and toys in the water, on top of a
Wash the Muddy Farm Animals Sensory Play - The Imagination Tree
Wash the muddy farm animals sensory play for babies, toddlers and preschoolers! This is taste-safe and so much fun for messy play times!
a pile of toilet paper sitting on top of a pan filled with lots of white stuff
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a tray filled with tennis balls and racquets on top of a table
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Mash the evil peas. Supertato. Veggies assemble.
an image of some red and yellow jellys in the process of making edible soap
EDIBLE SENSORY PLAY BALLS ACTIVITY
EDIBLE SENSORY PLAY BALLS ACTIVITY - a truly multi sensory play experience. Kids will love feeling, smelling, hearing, seeing and tasting it! A great way to engage all the senses.
the moon sand toddler's sensory activity
2 Ingredient Moon Sand Recipe
Moon Sand, A Toddler Sensory Play Activity, just two ingredients, great indoor or outdoor activity for toddler and kids!
two children are playing with blue foam in a plastic container on the floor and one child is reaching for something
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Soapy Sea Foam Sensory Play Recipe
a collage of pictures with the words quick and easy sensory play ideas for preschoolers
Quick and Easy Sensory Play Ideas for Preschoolers
Quick and Easy Sensory Play Ideas for Toddlers
two pictures with the words funnels and tubes play in front of an image of a child
Sensory Play with Funnels, Tubes, and Colored Beans - Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls
Keep kids busy for hours with this simple sensory bin! They will love pouring colored beans through the funnels and watching them come out the tubes below. If you liked our PVC pipe sand and water table, you might enjoy this simpler option for indoors. We used PVC pipe that we had on hand to...Read More »
several children are washing their hands in the moon mud
Making Moon Mud!
Making Moon Mud! | Child Central Station - fun easy recipe for hours of messy fun!
frozen flowers are sitting in an ice play bowl on a table with text overlay
Frozen Flowers Sensory Ice Play
Make ice play and water play beautiful with this gorgeous activity for kids! Freeze flowers and let kids explore them as the ice melts. - Crafts on Sea