Welcome to build a den day. If you’re following along with our Simple Play :: complex learning series, get ready for some construction!
There’s something so wonderful about creating a small world to play with. Whether your child loves dolls, trains, dinosaurs or diggers, setting up a miniature land, where they can imagine, role play, chat and act our stories, is packed full of play and learning potential. Here are fifteen of our favourite small world play ideas, and invitation for you to join in with us.
15 fabulous small world activities [Read more…]
Sensory play is so important for children, as they explore and learn about the world. Use these fun sensory tubs ideas, to make easy sensory play activities for babies, toddlers, and beyond!
What is a sensory tub? [Read more…]
Day Eleven of our Simple Play series is all about kids in the kitchen. Cooking with kids offers opportunities to have fun, learn great life skills, and work on every day maths and science. Plus you might end up with something yummy to eat too. If you need ideas for easy kids recipes, here are our favourites – all tried, tested and eaten by us!
Top 25 easy kids recipes [Read more…]
Here are ten simple water play ideas that you could try with your children. Water is one of the most simple sensory play materials, easy to set up, easy to clean up, and lots of fun for children to explore.