If your children like dinosaur toys or any other kind of animal, a way to encourage that interest is to paint with the animals! Making tracks on paper is fun and easy. You can also use trucks to make interesting patterns. Then you can give your animals a bath in soapy water to wash them… Continue reading Animal tracks!
This is one you can do in just a few minutes!!Take a small container and find various small animal toys around your house. I used plastic toys and puzzle pieces. Put in container with some sort of sensory material. I used styrofoam peanuts but you could use rice, sand, dried pasta, cotton balls or whatever… Continue reading Simple animal noise sensory box
https://www.today.com/parents/photo-mom-4-kids-grocery-store-goes-viral-t114843 (A picture of a mom at a store went viral. But you can see this at any store you go to!). I remember when I first started working in labor and delivery. I was 22 and fresh and new to the world. Seeing babies being born was truly awe inspiring. My brain was… Continue reading To the woman at the grocery store. And how you can help her.
You can add so much fun to barn and animal toys. Place the toys in a cardboard tray to contain the play scene. Add containers of grass, straw, and rocks. We also added a bowl of water for a pond. Hattie also enjoyed drawing on roads for the cars and tractors. I'm imagining how many… Continue reading Sensory barn play
Look how fun this looks! http://www.growingajeweledrose.com/2013/04/dinosaur-activities-for-kids-eggs.html
This week, I invite you to start to discover more about what makes your child soar. So much learning happens when a child can fully and joyfully engage in their passions and gifts.What makes your child tick??Trust them that whatever passions they have is part of their unique and beautiful path.Ask your child what they… Continue reading Discovering your child’s interests