Tag Archives: Small Motor Skills

Learning About Family

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, the sidekicks are learning about family this week. We created interactive family trees using paper towel rolls, yogurt containers, and popsicle sticks that allow the kids to use their small motor skills to move … Continue reading

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5 Easter Inspired Activities to Try this Week

Get your child excited for Easter with the following activities: 1. Create an adorable bunny tail like this one from The Pintrested Parent.   2. Either dye hard boiled Easter eggs, or dye blown Easter eggs (either blow out the contents … Continue reading

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Recommended Toys for Ages 0-6

Walking through the aisles and aisles of toys at any store can be an overwhelming task. With so many options, what toys are the most beneficial for your child? The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) provides great information … Continue reading

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Fun Outdoor Activities for the Long Winter

This winter feels like it has gone on long enough, but it doesn’t look like it is letting up anytime soon. Try out some of these unique winter play ideas from parents.com and todaysparent.com that you may not have thought … Continue reading

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Book Inspired Valentine’s Day Crafts

I know that I already posted several Valentine’s Day craft ideas, but I found these children’s book inspired projects at StorySnug.com and thought they were too cute not to share (plus I love any project that incorporates themes and characters from … Continue reading

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Unique Valentine’s Day Crafts

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Help your child create a homemade gift for someone special. Here are a few crafty ideas: 1. Heart Shaped Bath Bombs, by Allison at momspark.net   2. Heart Shaped Crayons, by Chelsea at Creative … Continue reading

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