Waterbeads Fine Motor Station

Waterbeads Fine Motor Skills Station

Soothe away tiredness and late afternoon frustrations with a simple set up Waterbeads Fine Motor Station.  It’s getting towards the end of the school term and everybody is feeling the strain. It is taking that bit longer to get out of the house each morning for school and don’t even mention afternoon homework time. When … Read more

Sunflower Fine Motor Play

Sunflower Fine Motor Play for Kids

Working on fine motor skills and encouraging pretend play, this is the perfect activity to do with your sunflowers at the end of the summer. Did you grow sunflowers with your kids this year? We did and we have had a bumper crop. Our tallest sunflower measured 2.25m (our tallest sunflower to date). But unfortunately … Read more

St Patrick’s Day Preschool Potion Play

st patricks day sensory play potion mixing activity for preschoolers

Our St Patrick’s Day Potion Play is the perfect antidote to banish the “Stuck Indoors Blues”. Plus your pre-schooler with learn about colour mixing and work their fine motor skills in this fun water play activity. The bug doing the rounds at nursery finally caught up with Little Miss B, so she had to spend a … Read more

Melting Hearts: A Preschool Science Experiment

Explore the concept of ice with our Simple Melting Hearts Preschool Science Experiment. A perfect indoor activity to do in the run up to Valentine’s Day. We are delighted to be taking part in Teach Me Mommy’s “Love to Learn” blog hop. A series full of fun hands on learning activities to enjoy with your … Read more

Little Tea Pot Tots Water Transfer Play

 “I’m a Little Teapot, short and stout…” Hearing this nursery rhyme always takes me back to standing in a line with my infant school classmates, singing along and doing the silly actions. Can you remember all of the moves? We are celebrating and sharing activity ideas for “I’m a Little Tea Pot” alongside our Rhyme … Read more