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This cookie counting and sharing toddler game was so easy to make and it is always a hot with friends that come visit! At Lalymom we have gotten a LOT of play out of these inexpensive props…and that is not even counting what we've done with the cereal that comes inside! I hope you enjoy these games and make up some of your own! Let's play with some cookies!
Today's simple fine motor skills activity is all about learning colors for toddlers. Tearing, grasping, and pressing tiny paper bits onto contact paper are all great ways to help children strengthen their hands and fingers! We were getting his little hands ready for writing. Come to Lalymom for this project for your kids. They will work on learning our colors and have fun at the same time!
Today at Lalymom, I am sharing a preview activity from my book The Unofficial Guide to Learning with LEGO®. These three LEGO Reading Aids are simple tools to use LEGO® to engage readers of any skill level, from emerging to eager. LEGO Reading Aids engage your reluctant readers and eager readers alike with these fun, simple LEGO® literacy aids.
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Learning to use scissors is an important skill for preschoolers to work on but that doesn't mean it can't be fun! Cutting Activities for Preschoolers can range from simply snipping a blank piece of paper, to finding unique materials to cut or creating really cool crafts! At Lalymom you will find great ideas for practicing scissor skills with your kids!
This DIY Alphabet Pocket Chart from LalyMom is perfect for learning letters and letter sounds. This guide comes with instructions for creating this adorable pocket chart. You can also find ideas for using this pocket chart or get creative and come up with your own fun activities. The possibilities are endless for this inexpensive easy DIY learning activity for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners!
This literacy activity from LalyMom goes along with Mo Willem's "Duckling Gets a Cookie." This book extension features a free printable that will add an immersive and hands-on experience as you read this adorable children's book. These activities are easy to set up with items found around the home or classroom.
Learning how to drive can be scary. LalyMom gives us a suggestion of 5 very important words to tell to every new driver! Letting go and watching your child leave the driveway alone for the first time can be tough. Prepare new drivers without overwhelming them. Use these words to encourage a new driver.
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is a beloved children's book that we love in our home. Find this book activity at LalyMom. Use this extension activity to integrate letter learning fun while reading the book. All you need is a fridge and a few simple supplies! Help your kid practice their letters with this book activity. This would make for a great letter recognition activity for your kindergartener.
This simple craft from LalyMom incorporates scissor cutting practice, paper punches, gluing, and drawing to encourage fine motor skills practice. This A is for apple craft can be used to introduce the letter A to toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners. Use this simple craft for your classroom or homeschool. Kids will have fun learning these new skills.
This DIY Alphabet Pocket Chart from LalyMom is perfect for learning letters and letter sounds. This guide comes complete with instructions for creating this adorable pocket chart. You can also find ideas for using this pocket chart or get creative and come up with your own fun activities. The possibilities are endless for this inexpensive easy DIY learning activity. A great way to help toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners to learn their ABCs.
Make math learning fun with these super neat LEGO ten frame games from LalyMom. Learning basic math skills with a ten frame is a proven method to foster understanding of numbers and number relationships in children. Make a ten frame at home with LEGO pieces! Skip the expensive manipulatives and use these awesome learning ideas. Make one for your kindergarteners and school-aged kids.
Use mini erasers to help your kid to learn math concepts. LalyMom shares these math activities to help your child with math bonding and ten frames. Set this math learning center up for your kids. Make math fun to learn. These learning activities are perfect for preschoolers, kindergarteners, and school-aged kids.
Here is a review of Montessori books by LalyMom. These books turn out to be engaging with your child. Find out how these books can help you and your preschooler learn more about their numbers, shapes, letters, and maps with these Montessori books. These books are prefect for toddlers and preschoolers.
Constellations for kids - easy DIY connecting star magnets from LalyMom. How cool is this! Learn how easy it is to make these magnets yourself so that your kids can use them to learn about their constellations. This activity is fun for kids but so helpful for teachers and homeschool moms to teach a science lesson on constellations.
Make math so much fun with these creative ten-frame ideas from LalyMom. Here is a rounded up list of the most fun ten frames that kids will love. Ten frame sets break down math concepts into their most basic forms, making them easy for kids to understand. Perfect for homeschool or common core classrooms.