Month: April 2018

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The Mitten – Story Play
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April 15, 2018September 2, 2020

The Mitten – Story Play

Oh, that little mouse!  Any version of “The Mitten” is always a favourite, and there are several versions to choose from.  I like to create my story plays with as many natural and handmade materials as possible, however, any materials that you have on hand will still memorize young audiences. To be honest, I have...

Colour Mixing for Kids
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April 15, 2018September 2, 2020

Colour Mixing for Kids

This activity is one that my kids and I always play with before I take it into school!  I have done this activity countless times, and it always goes well and the kids love it.   I make up 3 big batches of playdough and make sure that the colour is quiet bright.  (Bulk food stores...

Building Activity for Kids
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April 15, 2018September 2, 2020

Building Activity for Kids

Block by block!  During a kindergarten class inquiry on structures and building, I did this activity with students. I gave each student a hand full of building blocks and a bit of time to simply play to start.  A building activity for kids is a great way to get kids experimenting and exploring a part...

Art Projects for Kids
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April 13, 2018September 2, 2020

Art Projects for Kids

Need a super simple hands on activity for symmetry? I love doing various art projects for kids. This activity requires very little prep, but it is always a favourite and one that my children love to do.  I am always surprised by how long they will happily sit doing this activity making picture after picture. ...