A name recognition activity
Next year, Z will start school so one of the things that we have been working on in fun ways is name recognition. Whilst it most definitely isn’t a requirement for her to write her own name at this stage, being able to recognise it will help her to be more independent in the school environment.
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How to make homemade play dough last a little longer
Obviously, the whole point of play dough is that it is PLAYED with but that can also mean that it goes dry and crusty easily. Here’s a few tips that should help your homemade play dough last much longer…
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This play dough smells truly delicious! Its seriously easy to make, even with little ones helping out, and can work for summer, autumn or even Christmas time themes. Read on to find out how to make it…
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I was first interested in the idea of naturally dyed play dough after seeing ideas from my dear friend, The Harmony Tree House. I’m pretty much obsessed with this beetroot dough – just LOOK at the colour. Here’s how to make it:
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A simple ideas for curious minds…
Mr 15 months is in full on curious mode. At the moment, toys don’t really engage him that well but everyday items sure do! I’m constantly having to be quick on my feet to engage him, otherwise he’d forever be scaling furniture or emptying the Tupperware cupboard.
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