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Let’s Build! Activities for a Preschool Tools and Construction Theme
Young children seem to be almost as intrigued by building and creating as they are by demolishing and dissecting. That’s just part of why a tools and construction theme is so great for young…
Toilet Paper Tube Tinker-Like Toys
I mentioned in an earlier post, that we've moved back one book, in our family reading of Blue Balliett's art based mystery series for children. The Wright 3, centers around Frank Lloyd Wright, and more specifically the Robie House, in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood. We've spent quite a bit of time walking past it, and around the area, on Google Maps. I think I've mentioned before too, how much I love the "street view" feature on Google Maps. It's just great for virtual field trips. We've…
Villages and Cities I have my beady eye on Madrid-based architect, designer and carpenter Eupalina. Eva has been designing and making, furniture, toys and other objects since 2009. She often works with recycled, waste wood and likes to use eco-paints and varnishes. I love her simple, colourful boxed toy sets and will be first in line when she opens an etsy shop in the New Year! Muchas Gracias Kireei!
Toilet Paper Roll Architecture Activity
We use a lot of toilet paper at this house. With two newly potty-trained kiddos and one who is fascinated with all things potty, together use far more toilet paper than ever is necessary.