Family Child Care

Collection by Michelle Tolbert

Michelle Tolbert
Homemade bath crayons - Buy some glycerin soap at a craft store. Melt it in the microwave, add food coloring, and pour into a mold. I used an ice cube tray. Takes about an hour to cool completely, then pop out of the mold and you have crayons! Craft Activities For Kids, Toddler Activities, Projects For Kids, Diy For Kids, Activity Ideas, Creative Activities, Crafts To Do, Crafts For Kids, Baby Crafts

Getting Crafty

Okay, so I have been on an insane craft kick today. And I'm blaming it all on Pinterest. I have become slightly addicted to Pinterest lately...

DIY Glitter crayon by Minieco. Waiting for the wax to cool before adding the glitter will stop it from sinking to the bottom of the mold. Also popping it into the freezer after adding the glitter would help Do It Yourself Baby, Do It Yourself Jewelry, Do It Yourself Fashion, Projects For Kids, Diy For Kids, Craft Projects, Craft Ideas, Crafts To Do, Crafts For Kids


My lovely friend bought me a very cute owl mold for my birthday so I've been making some tiny owl crayons to send back to her. I managed to bag a cute little tin to put them in (I'm a sucker for a charity shop!). I also made some glitter sticks for my sons (we are all very jackdaw-ish!).

You Can Make This Beautiful Puffy Sea Foam With Just A Few Simple Ingredients-Great For Ocean Themes Or Just A Fun Summer Activity Pinned By The Sensory Spectrum Sensory Activities, Sensory Play, Toddler Activities, Preschool Activities, Sensory Table, Sensory Bins, Cornflour Activities, Rainbow Fish Activities, Summer Activities For Toddlers

You can make this beautiful puffy "sea foam" with just a few simple ingredients- great for ocean themes or just a fun summer activity!

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A Kindergarten Smorgasboard Board Bright Idea!

I hope you’re enjoy the Bright Ideas Linky Party and are loading up on bright ideas!If you’re like me, you’re a basket hoarder. I can’t help it. Everytime I’m at the…

DIY color matching activity for preschoolers or autism therapy--paint chips, paint stick, and clothes pins learning colors Preschool Classroom, Preschool Learning, Classroom Activities, Kids Learning, Autism Preschool, Autism Activities, Preschool Activities, Color Activities For Preschoolers, Aba Therapy Activities

Paint chip color matching activity…

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Discover over 40 vestibular activities that can calm, soothe, and focus your child. Plus, get strategies for kids that seek or avoid vestibular input. Sensory Motor, Autism Sensory, Sensory Diet, Sensory Issues, Sensory Therapy, Sensory Tools, Sensory Activities, Sensory Toys For Kids, Speech Therapy

10 Awesome and Cheap Sensory Toys - Your Kid's Table

My top 10 pics for sensory toys that are super cheap and affordable. Plus, they give you a lot of bang for your buck. They will be used over and over again.

Preschool theme: Fruit and Vegetables! Lois Ehlert "Eating the Alphabet" 6 activities to go along with the book for your homeschool or preschool classroom. Preschool Food, Preschool Classroom, In Kindergarten, Preschool Garden, Preschool Songs, Classroom Ideas, Nutrition Education, Nutrition Activities, Nutrition Quotes

Picnic Theme! (Lois Ehlert's "Eating the Alphabet" & 6 activities for the book)

Links may be affiliate links. See full disclosure here . Welcome Pinterest People! 6,000+ repins of this post and still going strong. I'...

There are so many wonderful positives when you open your home as a child care service to share with other families and their children.but i'm not going to lie, it can also be frustrating, tiring,. Daycare Setup, Daycare Organization, Daycare Ideas, Playroom Ideas, Daycare Design, Home Childcare, In Home Daycare, Kids Daycare, Daycare Spaces

Setting up for Home Child Care - Tips for keeping your house a home! - The Empowered Educator

There are so many wonderful positives when you open your home as a child care service to share with other families and their children…but i’m not going to lie, it can also be frustrating, tiring, intrusive and you might often feel as though your home is no longer your home, just a place of work.…

I would love, love love a Very Hungry Caterpillar page more than anything! // Imagine Our Life: Very Hungry Caterpillar quiet book page Diy Quiet Books, Baby Quiet Book, Felt Quiet Books, Flannel Board Stories, Felt Board Stories, Flannel Boards, Felt Stories, Felt Diy, Felt Crafts

Very Hungry Caterpillar Felt Board

I’ve been quiet here on the blog while working on a large sewing project, though I’ve been posting regular updates on the Facebook page. I took a break from quiet book sewing to make a …

Free printable cleaning schedule and easy method for a clean house - even with a busy schedule! Deep Cleaning Tips, House Cleaning Tips, Cleaning Solutions, Spring Cleaning, Cleaning Hacks, Zone Cleaning, Cleaning Schedules, Cleaning Checklist, Weekly Cleaning Schedule Printable

Maintaining a Clean House with a Busy Schedule and a Giveaway - Sincerely, Sara D. | Home Decor & DIY Projects

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CleaningUntangled #CollectiveBias Keeping a clean house is just hard. Life is busy, and there are all kinds of hoops to jump through to get a clean house: jobs, kids, pets, sports, lessons, school, and the list goes on! […]

10 must try busy bags for preschoolers preschool learning, fun learning, preschool activities, Preschool Learning, In Kindergarten, Preschool Activities, Teaching Kids, Kids Learning, Preschool Alphabet, Alphabet Crafts, Indoor Activities, Teaching Resources

Apple Counting Busy Bag for Preschool | Coffee Cups and Crayons

This apple seed counting busy bag is perfect for preschool kids who are working on numbers, counting, and one-to-one correspondence.

Thanksgiving games fine motor 3 Christmas Activities for Kids Using Jingles Bells - my preschooler and toddler love jingle bells! Perfect for Christmas Science or classroom party activities. Preschool Science, Science For Kids, Science Activities For Preschoolers, Fine Motor Activities For Kids, Easy Science, Science News, Science Lessons, Science Experiments, Discovery Bottles

3 Christmas Activities for Kids - Jingle Bells Fun - LalyMom

Christmas Activities for Kids - Activities Using Jingle Bells - They pair great with magnets and lids for some fine motor Christmas themed fun!

Start your school year right! This engaging product will have your students looking forward to coming to your classroom each morning. It teaches reading, writing, and editing skills to students in first, second, and third grade. Some teachers also use it Teaching Activities, Teaching Reading, Classroom Activities, Teaching Tools, Classroom Organization, Teaching Ideas, Classroom Management, Classroom Ideas, Learning

St. Patrick + Morning Message and all year - Traditional and Digital Classrooms!

Morning Message - The perfect morning work! The children will be excited to come to your classroom each day! They read and correct a different message every day of the school year. They will learn valuable editing skills while correcting the messages, and writing skills when writing back to the v...