Duplo Counting & Tower Matching.  Made this for Eli this morning.  He's not quite ready to do it on his own but we had a lot of fun working on them together.   :)

Duplo Blocks Counting & Tower Matching Busy Bag

great for fine motor

All 3 Boards of Education

The bolts are graded in diameter for a more difficult exercise. Five slotted bolts and stubby screwdriver. Designed by a Montessori teacher to aid the development of eye-hand coordination and teach a practical skill.

Great fine motor activity: push different coloured pipe cleaners into styrofoam circles. The children thread on beads of the corresponding colour.

Beading and colour sorting on to pipe cleaners in polystyrene circles. Great for fine motor skills. From : Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas: "I Can" Week in Preschool - Fine Motor Practice & Fun

Craft Stick Catapult - Perfect for mini marshmallows!

How to Make a Toy Marshmallow Catapult

Craft Stick Catapult - my awesome Cub Scout companion leader used this to teach Leave No Trace: need 7 sticks for outdoor code rules, and signature. Band 5 of the sticks, band 2 of the sticks. You rock, Kimberly P.

leuke figuren maken op onderzetters met draad en punaises

Geoplà / Geoplano

Fine motor activity - rubber bands and thumbtacks on cork! Add letters or numbers to tops of thumbtacks.

Making Patterns with Lego and Egg Cartons - The Imagination Tree This will be perfect, short but fun for my short attention spanner.

Making Patterns with Lego and Egg Cartons

Ideas for DIY color/shape sorting using egg cartons and pattern cards. Perfect for pre-k students, or any student needing help with patterns/one-to-one correspondence! Also good for older kids to "plan out math" for their younger siblings.

techniek met kleuters - bruggen bouwen met Duplo - Lespakket

Techniek met kleuters: bruggen bouwen met Duplo

Printable Counting Mat: Fill the Dump Truck! - The Measured Mom

Free printable counting mat

dump truck counting mat the measured mom. Printable Counting Mat: Fill the Dump Truck! Activity for younger ones while older siblings