7 kids games with chalk :: Simple Play

Today’s topic in our Simple Play :: complex learning series focuses on playing with chalk. Read on for my favourite ways to use chalk, with ideas for art, games, math, literacy, action games and puppets.
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Gorgeous abstract art project for kids

A glorious abstract art project for kids to try at home or at school. Go big, go bold!

Ideas for abstract art project for kids

Abstract art projects for kids

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100 colours hundred square activities

Combine math with art in one of our favourite hundred square activities – can you make 100 colours?

So pretty! Love this 100 colours challenge - great art and math activity, great STEAM activity

100 colours hundred square activities

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Colourful, simple Christmas wreath craft for kids

The children had so much fun making this painted Christmas wreath. I like the mix of the traditional decoration with the vibrant colours the kids chose. Here’s how they made it.
simple Chrsitmas wreath for kids - such a pretty Christmas craft!

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Rainbow activities :: art, science and sensory play

Add some color to your learning with our Rainbow Fun complete lesson plans. This set of resources gives you everything you need to plan a program of art projects, science experiments, recipes, games and songs, all with a rainbow theme.

Rainbow activities for kids :: rainbow art, rainbow crafts, rainbow science experiments and sensory play

Rainbow activities :: Rainbow Fun

This comprehensive resource is written by MaryLea Harris and draws on her many years of experience working with children in art classrooms. MaryLea is an artist, art teacher and mother of two. She combines her formal art training with her hands-on work in schools and art camps to create a resource which is easy to do at home or in class, fun, colorful, and which offers a rich arts and science education experience. Download your copy here.

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Complete rainbow themed program

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