Winter Activities for Kids: A Snowman Factory!
Having some winter activities for kids on hand can be great on those snowy or rainy days. Here's one of our favorites using homemade playdough ~ a snowman factory! Children will have a blast creating all kinds of playdough snowmen!
Handprint Penguin Craft for Kids to Make - Crafty Morning
Make a fun handprint penguin craft for kids! It's an easy winter art project that is a great keepsake.
Winter Snowflake Slime Recipe
A snowfall right in your slime! Who doesn't love a good slime, and now homemade slime is so easy to make with the right slime recipe. This time we chose a cold weather theme for our winter snowflake slime! Beautiful, sparkly and perfect for the first snowfall! Making slime with kids is awesome science and sensory play for winter! WINTER SNOWFLAKE SLIME KIDS CAN MAKE! WINTER SLIME FOR KIDS We have used our liquid starch slime recipe over and over again and it has not failed us yet! It is so…
Our Life-Size Gingerbread House
UPDATED 2016 I made another gingerbread house this year. Once again, I worked by myself and it took about 2 hours. I took photos of the ...
Silly Shaped Penguins - Classroom Freebies
This 23-page penguin packet is a fun way for students to review shapes. The last penguin in the booklet is shaped like a shoe. Trace your students’ foot with their shoe on to make an adorable keepsake. The packet includes: Look! It’s A Penguin: A Shape Booklet 2 art “craftivities”. 10 shape flashcards you can make ... Read More about Silly Shaped Penguins
Simple Science- Ice Experiment - Inner Child Fun
Do your kids love science? Even the simplest of experiments can be exciting activities of discovery and this ice experiment falls into that category. It’s very simple to put together, but also a lot of fun for kids to explore. Ice Experiment: Which added material (variable) will melt ice the fastest? What You’ll Need: Ice …
winter: montessori style
Well there hasn't been many signs of winter around here... despite the inconsistent cold weather. I've been dreaming, hoping, and praying for some snow!! It's so pretty and peaceful....and being a teacher- I get the added bonus of snow days :-) Even though it's not snowing outside- it certainly is snowing inside...our classroom that is... Make your own snowman white paper with 3 different size circles/ basket with black hole punched circles, scraps of brown, black, red, and orange paper…
Creative Penguin Crafts for Kids to Make - Crafty Morning
Here is a huge list of penguin crafts for kids to make this winter! These are awesome art projects that are easy and creative to do.
Painting on Ice - Toddler Approved
Yesterday we did some painting as part of NurtureStore’s #simpleplay project. Instead of using paper, we decided to paint right on the ice. Materials Needed: water mixed with a half cup of baking soda and then frozen till solid (the baking soda turns the water super white) paint (in little containers) paint brushes paper towelsContinue Reading