Skills this child development activity enhances: Sorting Visual Discrimination Problem Solving For ages: Preschool 3 years + Leaf Match Materials Needed: 2 each of several different leaves Leaf Match Instructions: Lay out several pairs of leaves from different plants, mix them up, and encourage your child to match up the leaf pairs.
Skills this child development activity enhances: Sorting Visual Discrimination Problem Solving For ages: Preschool 3 years + Materials Needed: 10 leaves Bright Light Leaf Comparisons Instructions: Gather about ten leaves with your child. Sort through them with him/her and look at the different features. Hold them up to the light and look at the different […]
Skills this child development activity enhances: Creativity Gross Motor Skills For ages: Preschool 3 years + Materials Needed: Paint Fly Swatter Butcher Paper Wacky Painting Instructions: Pin up a large sheet of butcher paper on a clothesline outside, or lay it flat on the lawn (weigh down the corners with rocks.) Pour several colors of […]
Skills this child development activity enhances: Creativity Observation Discovery For ages: Preschool 3 years + Materials Needed: White Paper White Crayon Watercolor Paints Crayon Revelation Instructions: Have your child make a drawing using a white crayon on a white piece of paper, encouraging your child to press down hard with the crayon. (You may also […]
This fun child development activity is a great way to enhance your preschooler’s creativity, imagination, and Fine Motor Skills! This is a guest post that I wrote on Cori’s Coupon Corner. Please check it out and drop me a comment over there letting me know!
Now we are getting to the guides that are in my children’s age groups. Man oh man, this was a difficult thing to set up. LOL! My kids wanted so many things on this Holiday Gift Guide, but they have to fit my criteria. Although this is for boys, there is nothing here that wouldn’t […]
The boys are getting older and that means the items on their wish lists are getting more expensive! They no longer want 97 cent hot wheels or 5 dollar Legos – now they want cell phones, I pads, and IPod Touches! Thank goodness for Walmart helping to make the Holiday Shopping just a tad bit […]
I am 28 years old and sometimes the bible is still a little confusing to me. WeeBelievers provides a variety of toys and products that make learning the bible and about being a christian a little funner for them. My daughter is 4 and just starting to get into puzzles. She loves them! So I […]
I have three children: 1 year old, 3 year old, and a 5 year old. When I set back and look at my parenting skills and habits that I did with my first, second, and third child I realize how much they change with each one. It’s varies between the little and the big things. […]
I love, Love, LOVE Pediped, so when they wanted someone to review the Athletic line, I was thrilled! About Pediped Shoes pediped® footwear was founded in 2004 by Angela and Brian Edgeworth in their quest for the perfect soft-soled shoe for their first daughter. Exceptional quality, unsurpassed comfort and distinctive styling have made the award winning […]
Skills this child development activity enhances: Gross Motor Skills Hand-Eye Coordination For ages: Preschool 4 years + Balloon Materials Needed: Masking Tape or Glue Paint Stirrer or Ruler Balloon Balloon Instructions: Make a little "tennis racket" by using masking tape or glue to attach a paint stirrer (or ruler) to the back of a paper […]
Skills this child development activity enhances: Gross Motor Skills Hand-Eye Coordination For ages: Preschool 3 years + Bat the Ball Materials Needed: Knife or Scissors Tennis Ball String Small Button Plastic Bat Bat the Ball Instructions: Using a knife or scissors, make a small slit in a tennis ball. Tie a button to the end […]