Antarctic penguin pretend play with ice

Here’s an great idea for some pretend play with ice – make the South Pole! It’s lots of fun, and an excellent way to enrich learning.

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Nature walk ideas :: Simple Play

Welcome to day nine of our Simple Play :: complex learning series, where today we’re sharing nature walk ideas. Read on for ideas for observing the seasons and using your walk as a springboard into art, craft and sensory play. Great ideas for nature walk activities | NurtureStore :: inspiration for kids

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Ice play ~ Simple Play :: complex learning

For day two of our Simple Play :: complex learning series, we’re looking at ice play. It’s a great contrast to yesterday’s water play ideas and offers the opportunity for lots of exploring and discovering.

Exploring ice: hands-on science for kids.

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Wax crayon water paint frosty pictures

Here’s a super art technique to try with kids that’s just right for winter months: wax crayon water paint frosty pictures.

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Winter wonderland imaginary play

Turn a simple cardboard box into a fabulous Winter Wonderland for lots of creative imaginary play and storytelling.

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