Creative Activities for Kids

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Developing creativity in kids is essential for a lifetime of learning joy. Use these activities and games for imaginative, fun and creative ways for preschoolers and kids to learn. Enjoy creative activities that teach neat art techniques, cute craft ideas, and lots of learning ideas.

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Escape Room DIY

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That sunshine means it is time for preschool crafts for summer! These crafts are ideal for indoors OR outdoors: flower crafts, butterflies, and sunshine fun Easy Arts And Crafts, Crafts For Kids To Make, Kids Crafts, Truck Crafts, Sunflower Crafts, Name Crafts, Cottage Crafts, Happy Paintings, Butterfly Crafts

Preschool Crafts for Summer!

That sunshine means it is time for preschool crafts for summer! These crafts are ideal for indoors OR outdoors: flower crafts, butterflies, and sunshine fun

Lego is one of the best educational toys out there. Young children develop fine motor control and finger strength, advancing writing readiness and reinforcing concepts like colors, sorting, and counting. Preschool and elementary kids learn social skills like cooperative play, sharing, and teamwork. Older elementary tweens and teens experiment with STEAM concepts. Why not use this toy to engage your kids in fun STEM activities this summer? Use this FREE Printable 30 Day LEGO Challenge for…

Lego Building Challenge

Lego is one of the best educational toys out there. Young children develop fine motor control and finger strength, advancing writing readiness and reinforcing concepts like colors, sorting, and counting. Preschool and elementary kids learn social skills like cooperative play, sharing, and teamwork. Older elementary tweens and teens experiment with STEAM concepts. Why not use this toy to engage your kids in fun STEM activities this summer? Use this FREE Printable 30 Day LEGO Challenge for…

This gross motor activity for preschoolers burns off a ton of energy, and helps develop balance, stability, and problem solving skills too! Lots of ideas in the post for how to use this activity, and what to use if you don't have a round log! Gross Motor Activities, Kids Learning Activities, Gross Motor Skills, Sensory Activities, Preschool Activities, Movement Activities, Sensory Rooms, Outdoor Learning, Outdoor Play

Simply Awesome Gross Motor Activity for Preschoolers!

This cool gross motor activity for preschoolers uses what you already have at home, is full of learning, and a great way for kids to burn off energy inside!

This kindergarten art project is perfect for homeschooling. Grab some bars of soap and a butter knife and help your children learn to create and carve sculptures. There is so much learning that happens with this activity!

Kindergarten Soap Carving - How Wee Learn

This kindergarten art project is perfect for homeschooling. Grab some bars of soap and a butter knife and help your children learn to create and carve sculptures. There is so much learning that happens with this activity!

We had so much fun with this alphabet obstacle course for kids at home! Lots of fun and learning with this activity. Kids Learning Activities, Alphabet Activities, Fun Learning, Preschool Alphabet, Kids Obstacle Course, Kindergarten Age, Learning The Alphabet, Skills To Learn, Gross Motor Skills

Alphabet Obstacle Course for Kids at Home

We had so much fun with this alphabet obstacle course for kids at home! Lots of fun and learning with this activity.

A simple invitation to build big and create with wood. Balance beams, boats - you name it. Great for heavy work and gross motor development, plus just plain old outdoor fun! DIY Playground for kids Natural Play Spaces, Outdoor Play Spaces, Kids Outdoor Play, Outdoor Learning, Outdoor Fun, Outdoor Activities, Summer Activities, Family Activities, Natural Outdoor Playground

An Invitation to Build Big

We have some absolutely lovely neighbours. Neighbours who were thrilled at the chance to swap firewood from their woods for (loads of) eggs from our lovely ladies. Goodness, is there anything my chickens can't do?

Messy Art Activities for Kids - How Wee Learn - These are great art projects for kids to make! These are process art activities for kids that are m - Preschool Art Projects, Preschool Arts And Crafts, Art Activities For Kids, Arts And Crafts Projects, Art For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Kids Paint Crafts, Art Project For Kids, Art Projects For Toddlers

Art, not Crafts, for Kids!

These are great art projects for kids to make! These are process art activities for kids that are meaningful and build creativity and imaginations. Crafts have their place as well - they are great for helping kids learn to follow instructions, build fine motor skills, etc. But this post is all about ART projects for kids! #howweelearn #artprojects #artprojectsforkids #artsandcraftsforkids #processart #kidsart #artforkids #preschoolartprojects #preschoolart #craftsforkids #art

This awesomely easy toddler activity is perfect for independent play and exploration. Two year olds love playing with these cardboard tubes and letting them zip and slide. When you need a minute, this toddler activity will save the day!
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Paper Roll Drop Toddler Activity - How Wee Learn

This awesomely easy toddler activity is perfect for independent play and exploration. Two year olds love playing with these cardboard tubes and letting them zip and slide. When you need a minute, this toddler activity will save the day!

This process art for preschoolers project got my little one outside painting for 2 whole hours! Such fun, creative, inhibited play time Preschool Arts And Crafts, Preschool Age, Play Based Learning, Kids Learning Activities, Outside Paint, Painted Sticks, Process Art, Mark Making, Craft Projects

Process Art for Preschoolers

This process art for preschoolers project got my little one outside painting for 2 whole hours! Such fun, creative, inhibited play time

No prep, no mess activities kids can do RIGHT NOW instead of watching TV. - Education and lifestyle Educational Activities For Preschoolers, Preschool Arts And Crafts, Quiet Time Activities, Activities For 2 Year Olds, Creative Activities For Kids, Preschool Activities, Motor Activities, Preschool Learning, Summer Activities

15 things to do instead of TV!

No prep, no mess activities kids can do RIGHT NOW instead of watching TV. Completely independently! #howweelearn #kidsactivities #preschoolactivities #screenfree #independent #activitiesforkids #childhoodunplugged

These are mind blowing science experiments for kids! Nothing gets children quite as excited about learning science as awesome experiments. These science activities are great for school in the classroom or home. - Kids education and learning acts Summer Science, Science Activities For Kids, Easy Science, Preschool Science, Teaching Science, Educational Activities, Stem Activities, Science Chemistry, Physical Science

43 Science Experiments to BLOW your Kid's Mind!

These are mind blowing science experiments for kids! Nothing gets children quite as excited about learning science as awesome experiments. These science activities are great for school in the classroom or home.

No-Cook 3 Minute Playdough Recipe! This is the easiest no-cook playdough recipe you will ever find and it works every time. If it is sticky, add a little more flour, if it is too dry, add a splash more boiling water. You cannot mess this recipe up! It takes 3 minutes to make and lasts for 6 months in an airtight baggie Best Playdough Recipe, Cooked Playdough, Activities For 2 Year Olds, Kids Learning Activities, Diy Projects For Kids, Arts And Crafts Projects, Healthy Fruits, Healthy Kids, Toddler Meals

3 minute, No Cook Playdough Recipe

No-Cook 3 Minute Playdough Recipe! This is the easiest no-cook playdough recipe you will ever find and it works every time. If it is sticky, add a little more flour, if it is too dry, add a splash more boiling water. You cannot mess this recipe up! It takes 3 minutes to make and lasts for 6 months in an airtight baggie

These homemade musical instruments for kids are awesome! Great DIY music instrum… These homemade musical instruments for kids are awesome! Great DIY music instruments for preschoolers and kids – love music activities for children! Instrument Craft, Homemade Musical Instruments, Making Musical Instruments, Baby Instruments, Projects For Kids, Diy For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Art Projects, Kids Fun

Splendidly Creative {and simple} Homemade Instruments!

So many simple and fun homemade musical instruments for kids to make and play with. Perfect to keep up your sleeve for a rainy day!

Check out these 8 quiet time box ideas for preschoolers and toddlers! These quiet bin labels make it so easy to organize quiet time for kids every week. Build fine motor skills, independence, problem solving, letter and number skills, and imaginative play all through independent play time each day! Quiet Time Activities, Activities For 2 Year Olds, Creative Activities For Kids, Toddler Learning Activities, Infant Activities, Preschool Activities, Nursery Activities, Quiet Time Boxes, Homeschool Preschool Curriculum

Quiet Bin Labels and Fillers!

We are full on a quiet time kick over here. I feel like it is such a blast from the past! It has been almost six years since I have needed to teach one of

These are the BEST pool games for kids. Such simple ideas that are so creative they are bound to make those little swimmer smile ear to ear. Fabulous water play ideas for kids! Creative Activities For Kids, Outdoor Activities For Kids, Kids Learning Activities, Sensory Activities, Preschool Activities, Games For Kids, Motor Activities, Fun Pool Games, Little Swimmers

SPLASHINGLY Fun Pool Games for Kids!

Such fun and easy pool games for kids this summer! Tag, obstacle courses, glow sticks, diving pool games, loads of fun for kids of all ages!