July 2014

Salt Dough Fridge Magnets

July 26th, 2014|

I have been itching to try out salt dough with the kids and wanted to see how pliable the dough is and how practical it is too use with kids.         I am now hooked!      It is [...]

June 2014

Rock Climbing

June 30th, 2014|

Big Y is 7 and currently required to produce larger amounts of handwriting in the classroom for literacy.  The frustration often for children at this age is that they cannot write down their thoughts as fast as [...]

Toothpick Construction

June 8th, 2014|

Little M wanted to create something with playdough.  She had recently done a lot of the traditional playdough play with rollers and cutters.  I wanted to work on her finger dexterity and bilateral coordination.  So I  [...]

May 2014

Ladybird Letters

May 16th, 2014|

A trip to Wilkinsons for cleaning products often turns into a craft finding hunt.  Although the cleaning product aisle is a few rows down, the magnetic force of the arts, crafts and stationery section is [...]

Soft Playdough

May 16th, 2014|

There are loads of blogs around that have been posting recipes for playdough.  This two ingredient playdough found on the Kids Activities Blog  website seemed like a good one to try. The recipe requires one part hair [...]

Peg Rescue

May 8th, 2014|

We have had some lovely weather this past week in London and we usually take advantage of the sunshine by spending time out in the garden. We took out the little splash pool and added [...]

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