Egg Drop Science Experiment for Kids

egg drop science experiment

My 3 and 5 year old children are really starting to get into science, especially FUN science. With Easter coming up, I thought an EGG DROP SCIENCE EXPERIMENT would be a big hit, and boy was it ever! We had so much fun and it was very much a child-led activity. It was also

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Easy Spring Wreath Craft using Yarn

spring wreath craft

Want a quick way to spruce up the indoors for spring? You can make your own wreath! This indoor spring wreath craft is easy to create, featuring fuzzy yarn in pretty spring colors, a ruffled ribbon hanger, and felt flower embellishments. I normally post only kids’ activities and crafts, but sometimes it feels good

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Chalk by Bill Thomson – Review & Activity Linky

chalk by bill thomson

We love to review kids’ books and share fun go-along activities. Here’s one of our favorites: Chalk by Bill Thomson. Chalk by Bill Thomson This book happened to be displayed on top of the bookcase at the library, and the large green dinosaur and title written in chalk-like letters on the front drew me

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Secret Message Egg Necklace Easter Craft

easter craft

**This Easter Craft is brought to you by Krissy of B-Inspired Mama! Beading is my four year old’s favorite activity lately. She loves making “beautiful” jewelry for her Mi-Mi and herself, and I love that she is gaining valuable fine motor skills and even simple math practice while she’s doing it. So I knew

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DIY Dominoes Bath Game for Kids

dominoes bath game

Lately my two children have been crazy over dominoes. We started out playing this wooden animal domino game and they’ve gotten so good at it, they can play each other independently without any help at all from me. So, I figured it was time to introduce them to real dominoes. Playing with the real

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Play Paleontologist: Dinosaur Bones Sensory Bin

dinosaur bones sensory bin

If your kids like dinosaurs and playing pretend, they’ll LOVE playing paleontologist! I created a dinosaur bones sensory bin and my two had a blast pretending to be scientists while hunting for dino bones. This is great fun anytime for a dinosaur lover, and it also makes a great go-along activity to a science

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Easy DIY Bath Tub Drawing Board

bath tub drawing board

Looking for a way to get your child excited about writing? Try this bath tub drawing board! It’s simple to set up and will motivate even the most reluctant writers. It’s also fun for kids who enjoy writing and drawing! This is a great way to get pre-writers interested in writing as well as

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Easter Sunrise Craft for Kids

easter sunrise craft

As a young girl growing up, my fondest memories of Easter were of waking early. Not to see what was left in my Easter basket as one might guess, but to go to Easter sunrise service. Sometimes it was held at church, sometimes at a member’s house, sometimes in a church garden, and even

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After School Activities for SPRING

activities for spring

Welcome to The After School Party cohosted by Parent Teach Play, The Educators’ Spin On It, Little Wonder Days, and This Reading Mama. Be sure to check out our After School Pinterest board for lots of great activities for kids ages 5+. Welcome to the After School Link-Up! Spring is just around the corner

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Coffee Filter Rainbow Craft

coffee filter rainbow craft

We love rainbows at our house, so as we were experimenting with coffee filter art this past week, rainbows were one of the first projects we attempted! This coffee filter rainbow craft was so simple to make, and yet turned out so cute! We tried making the rainbows a bunch of different ways, but

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