Toddler Learning Activities
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Christmas Cloud Dough Recipe
Today's cloud dough recipe at Lalymom is great because not only is it taste safe for babies and toddlers, but it pairs perfectly with a Christmas book so it is fun for preschoolers too! The book The Sweet Smell of Christmas is a cute book about all the scents you smell at Christmastime. Try it out today, it will be really fun to see your children's excitement!
Writing Activities for Kids – Glitter Stardust Writing Tray
Welcome back to Fine Motor Fridays at Lalymom! It's another week of playful, creative fine motor skills activities. Today I am sharing some easy and fun writing activities for kids using what I'm calling a Glitter Stardust Writing Tray. Today's entry into our writing activities category involves a new play recipe for us. Glitter stardust is totally easy to make and was fun to play with for both of the kids. I loved the pebbly, uneven color we got, it really reminded me of moon dust or stardust.
Ultimate PVC Play Table In a Bag
Today's DIY Toy is the Ultimate PVC Play Table in a Bag! Playing trains, building with LEGO, lining up roads, and driving cars- these are all great playful ways to help kids develop hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills! This table can be packed into a bag and used when traveling. It would work perfectly during vacation at a family's home or hotel room. Visit Lalymom for the tutorial!
Number Bonds Math Activity Using Mini Erasers
Today at Lalymom, we are back again with another common core math activity for the Learning with Manipulatives Series. These are some easy ways to set up number bonds at home to practice math facts. I use mini erasers for this activity. They are perfect for math centers using common core standards. Be sure to visit this post at Lalymom for more learning activities using mini erasers!
Monster Munch Fine Motor Game for Kids: Toddler Learning Activities
This monster munch activity is perfect for your kid to work on his fine motor skills, counting, sorting, matching, and size comparison. LalyMom shows you how to put this activity together. Grab some chip clips, pom poms, and pipe cleaners for this activity. These activities are great for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners.
20 FUN Toddler Christmas Activities: Toddler Learning Activities
The holiday season is around the corner, and you may be looking for fun ideas for your toddlers! LalyMom has put together a fun list of toddler Christmas activities that are loads of fun! Scroll through and pick a few favorites to plan for the month of December or even a holiday party for kids!
Pretend Play Busy Bags for Kids
Busy bags are a lifesaver for moms. Pack a busy bag anytime you need a toddler to play independently for a few moments. Children can use their imagination and build independent play skills with busy bags anytime. Here are three super fun pretend play busy bag ideas for preschoolers that moms and kids will love!
3 Pete the Cat Shoes Book Extension Activities
Do your kids love Pete the Cat books? Check out these Pete the Cat book activities from Lalymom. Everyone has Pete the Cat on the bookshelf! These easy Pete the Cat extension activities are great for learning and fun educational play. Children will love these fun learning ideas! These book activities are good for preschoolers and kindergartners.
7 Super Cute, Easy-Prep Fall Fine Motor Activities and Crafts for Kids
Here are some fall themed cut, punch, and paste craft ideas from Lalymom. Young children will have fun making these crafts that are filled with fine motor skills building. Learning to cut with scissors is a very important, sometimes difficult, skill that children need to learn. Children are thrilled when they learn how to use a hole punch! FUN, FUN, FUN!
20 Fun Math Activities Using Craft Sticks
If you're looking for a fun math manipulative, LalyMom has got you covered. Here are 20 AWESOME math ideas for kids using craft sticks. These fun math activities for kids use the DIY math manipulatives to cover counting, patterns, shapes, math facts, and more! These math activities are great for kindergarteners and elementary.
Z is for Zipper-Stamped Zebra and Other Z Activities for Kids
Find all of LalyMoms's letter activities right here. Twenty-six weeks of tot school with letter fun, crafts, tactile learning, and letter recognition. Teach reading the fun way with hands-on activities with these super fun letter of the week ideas! Help your kid learn the letter Z. Help reinforce the letter Z with this craft to preschoolers and kindergarteners.
25 Apple Themed Fine Motor Skills Activities
These 25 apples-themed fine motor skills activities from LalyMom are perfect for Fall & Autumn lesson plans, Montessori work, and more! Some are geared towards toddlers while others are better for preschoolers and school-aged kids. These apple activities are such fun activities that are sure to keep the kids engaged.
DIY Alphabet Pocket Chart
This DIY Alphabet Pocket Chart from LalyMom is perfect for learning letters and letter sounds. This guide comes complete with instructions for creating this adorable pocket chart. You can also find ideas for using this pocket chart or get creative and come up with your own fun activities. The possibilities are endless for this inexpensive easy DIY learning activity. A great way to help toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners to learn their ABCs.
Snack Hunt Fine Motor Activity for Kids
We're going on a snack hunt! This is a super simple fine motor activity for snack time fun from LalyMom! Kids will think this snack hunt is super fun! They'll increase their fine motor skills, enjoy their snack time, and use their imaginations. They'll love this new snack time tradition. Toddlers and preschoolers will enjoy this activity.
Cleaning With a Toddler Challenge: Day 1 - LalyMom
Cleaning with kids can feel impossible. Are you up for a challenge? Join LalyMom for this cleaning with a Toddler Challenge and learn quick and easy tips to get your spaces into tip-top shape, toddler in tow! Learn how to clean WITH kids instead of clean up after kids. This challenge will encourage you to get your house tidy! Teach your kids how to clean.
Here is your ULTIMATE guide to cutting and scissor skills for toddlers, preschoolers and kindergartners. Scissor skills is such an important school skill, but one that sometimes intimidates parents (how many children have given themselves a haircut?). Here are creative ways to build fine motor skills and work on scissor cutting, no bangs required.