We’re learning all about the weather and setting up a weather station in our yard. Here’s how to make a rain gauge for some great backyard science experiments.
This kids art idea is a perfect rainy day activity and for April showers art – we’re painting with the rain!
Kids art :: painting with the rain
Here’s a guide to easy plants to grow with children to get them started on ‘My First Garden’.
Easy plants to grow with children [Read more…]
We were lucky enough to attend a workshop with the textile artist BeckyAdams as part of the GobbleDEEbook Children’s Literature Festival. Becky introduced a creative writing idea that combined art, imagination and storytelling and invited everyone to make their very own Word Bird. Here’s how our little flock turned out, and how you can make some Word Birds with your own children.
Creative writing ideas :: word birds [Read more…]
There’s not really any great mystery about how to plant seeds with kids, but these tips and tricks will give you lots of extra play and learning ideas to make the most of your spring planting.
How to plant seeds with kids [Read more…]
Looking for things to do with children in April? These April activity plans are perfect for play-based, creative learning.