Flour Play Sensory Activity for Toddlers

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A wonderful go-to busy activity, not to mention sensory activity for toddlers, is to set out a tray for flour play! I set out a jelly roll pan with a layer of flour spread along the bottom. Be sure to only add as much flour as you want to clean up, because it is guaranteed to spread... (but wait, don't get discouraged, check out these 10 tips to keep messy play clean, plus we ...

25 Active Ways to Learn Indoors with Tape

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I have a thing with tape. I kind of like it.... just a little. Okay, maybe a lot! It comes in handy for activities, especially for active ways to learn pretty much anything! The great thing about tape is it gets the kids moving indoors. When its too hot, or too cold to be moving outside doing activities with sidewalk chalk, you can come inside and learn with tape! 25 ways ...

Halloween Dice Game Free Printable

Halloween dice game for preschoolers

Today's post is a dice game math activity for kids! Katie from Gift of Curiosity is sharing a free printable dice game for hands on : as we grow readers only! I'm Katie from Gift of Curiosity, and I’m so excited to be here at Hands on as we grow to share a fun Halloween Dice Game I created for my kids – and that you can download for free! My kids are very excited about the ...

No Carve Pumpkin Decorating: Mr. Pumpkin Man

A no carve ways to decorate pumpkins - Mr Pumpkin Man

I'm always on the lookout for no carve pumpkin decorating ideas. I got a pretty good start with our 40 pumpkin activities for kids, but its so fun to come up with new ideas still! Why not a pumpkin snowman, or a pumpkin man? And I've loved Tutus and Tea Parties Mr. Potato Head as a no carve pumpkin decorating idea that I've seen floating around, so we merged the two and made a ...