I think a DIY baby sensory book is such a delight, both to make and share. This version is so easy to make and gives you a lovely book to read with your little one, or give as a gift. Here’s how to make it.
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 [Read more…]
We can help our children learn by adding play, imagination and fun to our activities. Today we’re designing super stylish watches to learn how to tell the time.
Learn to tell the time clock craft
Creative Easter activities and crafts
Here’s a collection of our favourite Easter activities and crafts. You can click on each image, or use the links below, to see full details of each project.
Join my Seasons School Spring Workshop for a complete programme of spring learning: all organised for you, guided by me, for hands-on, real-world experiences – the best way to learn!
For Easter crafts
easy ways to dye Easter eggs :: fun Easter egg decorating :: paper plate Easter basket :: Easter bunny craft :: Easter chick craft :: simple Easter cards for toddlers :: potato printing chicks and lambs :: Easter egg bunting :: printing with carrots :: Easter egg printable scissor skills
For Easter sensory play
For Easter literacy activities
For Easter math activities
For Easter science experiments
For Easter recipes
For Easter play ideas
Creative ways to use nature to inspire learning
Here’s how we combined the garden’s ingredients with some sensory and imaginary play this week: garden flower play dough.
Garden flower play dough recipe [Read more…]
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.
How to make a rain gauge :: backyard science
Welcome to our gardening club! We hosted our first session with some planting and journalling. Here are some tips on how to grow sunflowers with children, to get the most fun and learning from gardening.