Conker Counting

A number match activity to try.

As i’m fond of saying on this website, counting and number recognition are two very different skills. Your little one might be able to count confidently to 10 (or more!) but that doesn’t equate to being able to read what a number represents. At the moment, my Miss 3.10 is working on recognising numbers and so I thought i’d make use of the gazillion conkers we’ve collected recently…

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Pumpkin Picking!

An alphabet match activity for Autumn…

Oh hi there! Me again sharing yet another pumpkin related activity. I just can’t seem to stop buying the decorative pumpkins from the florists here in Vienna but rest assured, they are being put to excellent use for dramatic play and activities. Our latest being this uppercase / lowercase match.

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Meet Bonnie from Make it Your Own

Meet Bonnie Scorer and her incredible crew of creatives from Canada. I have loved Make It Your Own from the moment I first created my own Instagram account, especially because the whole family are involved with the crafty video tutorials. Read on to find out more about the creative process behind each video tutorial and how Make It Your Own got started…

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Spooky Spider Web Craft

Are you looking for a Halloween activity with loads of learning opportunities? Try this web craft. I made this with my son (8) on a slow Sunday afternoon – read on to find out how we did it.

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Pumpkin Soup Scoop

sensory fun for little ones

One of the things I find really tricky about Halloween is buying a pumpkin but essentially wasting a lot of it in the name of decoration. I do really enjoy the decorative pumpkins so what I try to do is make the most with sensory play!

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Witches Brew

A Halloween Twist on Rainbow Rice

What I love about rainbow rice is the fact that it can be used for a whole range of activities! During the Autumnal months, you can turn it into a fun witches brew for little learners. Read on to find out how…

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