Father Christmas puppet printables for playdough

Print and play with these Father Christmas puppet printables ~ perfect to go with play dough!
Free printable Father Christmas puppet set ~ great for imaginary play and story telling | NurtureStore :: inspiration for kids

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Play dough fireworks!

Here’s a simple, sensory play idea from my daughter: play dough fireworks!

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How to make a ragdoll from your child’s art

Have you ever tried turning your children’s art into a keepsake ragdoll? I think it’s such a special way to capture their drawings and turn them into something they can play with now, and keep as they grow older. And it’s very easy to do.

A fantastic how-to that shows you how to make a ragdoll from your child's own drawing.

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Make a house shape pictures

This week we decided to make a house -warming card for the girls’ aunt and uncle – a great way to play with maths and make some shape pictures! My daughter loved this activity and was so pleased to make something to give as a gift. And all the while she was happily creating her picture, she was learning all sorts of important maths and literacy skills, without even realising it. Here’s how we made our shape picture…

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Kids art :: cut, stick, draw challenge

For a fun kids art idea that gets your imagination firing, take the Cut :: Stick :: Draw challenge!

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