Summer break has officially begun and we are featuring all the essentials for summertime play.
If you happen to have an extra pool noodle on hand and a water hose, then you have all you need for a very fun day of water play!
Come and see why real life experiences are an important part of the learning experience both at home and in the preschool classroom!
Looking for summer time activities? Camp Mom Summer Activities Packet may be just what you need to fill up the rest of your summer with fun ideas!
A fun game that invites young children to spend time drawing!
Exploring the fun of ice painting in a very big box with a preschooler….
Although school is just around the corner, it is likely that with the days still being so hot, many of you will still be taking your preschoolers for a little dip in the swimming pool. “Two-thirds of childhood drownings occur May through August, making drowning the biggest summertime risk for kids” (RD) Cara Pettersen wants […]
To go along with our pretend barbecue, the boys had fun with a little ketchup and mustard painting on the grill… First we used a basting brush to spread a little ketchup and mustard (red and yellow paint) on our grill (aluminum pan with holes in it)… The paint flowed through the holes leaving fun […]
We had a little fun barbecue play today with our very own grill and accessories… There are several skills explored and concepts learned as we played today… Wy and I learned how to fold up our own table cloth… Tristan already knew how to fold his picnic blanket so he demonstrated this for us… We were […]
As promised, but just a few days later than I had hoped, here is the bucket list printable I made and shared on Fox 59 Fox 59 Morning News. In case you missed it, you can read my five tips for summer time learning here or the toddler summer fun bucket here.
Today, Indiana Fox 59 Morning News invited me to come and share some tips for keeping the learning ongoing during the summer time. Some of you may be thinking “Hey, its summer so let the kids chill!” I agree, kids should spend time relaxing and enjoying their summer but there are ways to keep the learning […]
My niece sent me over her summer bucket list of things she plans to do with her daughter Clara. What is a summer bucket list? It is a list of ideas that a parent puts together of activities the parent plans to do with his or her child over the summer… As you can see […]