Make a Lava Lamp Science Experiment

Make a Lava Lamp Science Experiment

Make a lava lamp with your preschooler, and your preschooler will love science experiments! I can't promise that, but Henry has. Lava lamps are simple to make, too. What you need to make a Lava Lamp: Vegetable oil (or get a clear oil) Water Food coloring of your choice Alka-Selzer Tablets (as many as you choose, the more the merrier!) Clear container (the taller ...

25 Easy Christmas Crafts for Kids

25 Easy Christmas Crafts for kids to make

Fa la la! 'Tis the season for some easy Christmas crafts for kids! Ready to get creative this holiday season? What do you think of when you think Christmas? Santa? The Christmas tree? Candy canes? These are all things that come to my mind... and I'm positive that's what my kids are thinking about [beyond presents!] when they think of Christmas, so the best way to get them ...

Ring Toss Name Recognition Activity

Ring Toss Name Recognition Activity

George just recently started learning his name to be more than the letter 'G', so we're working on name recognition lately, and made a ring toss to get him moving and learning it! It was just Louis' first birthday, so we have paper cups and plates still sitting out. I simply wrote the letters of George's name on the bottoms of the cups. I made a paper plate a ring ...

Super Simple Color Collage

Make a color collage for learning colors

This is a super simple color collage for learning colors. It's a great introduction for colors because its great for kids that are just beginning to recognize that there are different colors and this is all about matching the colors and not putting labels on it. George, however, already knows most of his colors, so its more of a confidence builder activity for him. Lately, ...