Dragon small world :: messy play

Welcome to a brand new feature on NurtureStore! I’m thrilled to be joined by a group of fabulous guest writers, who will be bringing us their take on fun play ideas. I’ve invited some of my favourite bloggers over to share with us ideas their children love. There will be a whole mix of activity ideas in the series, so please read along, enjoy the ideas, and hop over their blogs to discover more.

Starting off our new series, we have Asia, with a fun messy play idea :: a dragon small world!

dragon small world messy play

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Penguin pretend play

Fans of Pingu, make your own penguin small world for lots of pretend play and story telling. Great for winter sensory play too.

Penguin pretend play - great winter sensory play idea

Penguin pretend play

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Yarn wrapped spider craft for Halloween

This ever so cute, not really scary yarn wrapped spider is easy to make and offers a great fine motor skills work out for little fingers.

So cute and easy to make: Hallween spider craft for kids. Nice textures and a good workout for fine motor skills too.Yarn wrapped spider craft for kids

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Geo-literacy world map activities for kids

Get to know the Earth with these geo-literacy world map activities for kids with a global perspective.

Great ideas for world map activities for kids, and free world landmark printables

Geo-literacy world map activities for kids

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Glow in the dark Halloween lanterns craft

These glow in the dark Halloween lanterns are easy to make and look fantastic when they are lit up.

Halloween lantern crafts :paper roll Halloween bats, cats and owls that glow in the dark!

Glow in the dark Halloween lanterns crafts

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