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Homemade colored salt dough Valentine candle holders

This Valentine craft uses a recipe for colored salt dough to make some pretty heart-shaped candle holders. It combines reading, math, fine motor skills and sensory exploring to make a lovely gift. Homemade colored salt dough Valentine candle holders Whenever we’re ‘baking’, I always like to write out a simplified version of the recipe for... Show More Summary

Like lovely handmade toys? :: Play Planner

Happy Handmade things you can make If you enjoy making, love recycling, and favour creative play and toys that encourage imagination and fun, Happy Handmade is the book for you! It’s a beautiful book that makes you want to start crafting straightaway. Show More Summary

Fizzy science experiment with bicarbonate soda and vinegar

This is a really fun, fizzy science experiment that you can try with your children: using bicarbonate of soda and vinegar to have fun with chemistry. Don’t forget the glitter! Fizzy science experiment with bicarbonate of soda and vinegar My children love kitchen science experiments and this is one of their favourites. Show More Summary

Valentine craft with fine motor skills and gratitude!

This is a cute and easy Valentine craft that has lots of fine motor skills and gratitude included! It’s a great mess-free Valentine craft and perfect if you need to make a last-minute Valentine too. Easy Valentine craft with a focus on fine motor skills and gratitude To make these Valentine hearts you... Show More Summary

Happy Handmade :: fun projects to make with and for children

Happy Handmade is bursting with colourful and imaginative crafts and DIY toys that are designed to add even more colour and creativity to your home. With easy-to-follow tutorials and free patterns and printables, you can read, make, and start playing today! Happy Handmade :: fun projects to make with and for children If you enjoy... Show More Summary

Gorgeous abstract art project for kids

A glorious abstract art project for kids to try at home or at school. Go big, go bold! Abstract art projects for kids Abstract art doesn’t try to recreate exact images from reality, but instead uses lines, shapes and colours to create a piece that may have been inspired by a real object,... Show More Summary

Know someone learning to read? :: Play Planner

Know someone who’s learning to read? I have just the book for them! I’ve been looking around for a while for a title to add in to the NurtureStore book shop that is a great resource for children learning to read – and I’ve found it! I Can Teach My Child To Read,... Show More Summary

How to paint on ice :: winter art project

Have you tried to paint on ice? It’s a great winter art project to try with your children, mixing in some sensory play and science to create gorgeous patterns. How to paint on ice :: winter art project Using ice as a canvass is an interesting change in materials for children who are... Show More Summary

How to grow crystals :: easy kids science project

Here’s how to grow crystals using alum – sparkly science for kids using simple household materials. How to grow crystals using alum :: science for kids This is an easy experiment for children to try and gives great, sparkly results – so it’s lots of fun, and you’re likely to get lots of ‘wow’s... Show More Summary

Snowflake mobile with homemade white clay recipe

This is an easy homemade white clay recipe that’s perfect for making a snowflake mobile. Add glitter for extra sparkle! Snowflake mobile with homemade white clay recipe To make the air-drying clay/dough you will need one part PVA (Elmer’s) white craft glue and two parts cornflour {UK name} / cornstarch {US name}. We used... Show More Summary

Winter printables and play :: Play Planner

Free printable snowflakes! Hello! Have you see the fantastic play that’s been happening across our community as families worldwide are joining in with our Simple Play month? So many fun, simple, happy play times going on. What a great start to our year! You can follow me on Instagram and check out the #simpleplay... Show More Summary

I Can Teach My Child To Read

I  Can Teach My Child To Read is a comprehensive and wonderful resource that will help you nurture your child’s skills and enjoyment of reading. It contains a 10-step program, that will give you the knowledge and confidence to teach your child to read, along with practical tips and fun activities to use together. The... Show More Summary

Snow cloud dough recipe

Here’s a quick and easy snow cloud dough recipe that’s great for winter sensory play. Easy snow cloud dough recipe My favourite homemade cloud dough recipe is made with just two ingredients. To make it, you will need: 4 cups of flour 1 cup of oil (possibly more – see below) glitter is... Show More Summary

Free snowflake printable for math and language activities

This free snowflake printable is great for hands-on learning. Try them with these ideas for math games and language and literacy activities. Free snowflakes printable for math and language Head to our shop page and you will find the free printable of the snowflake cards. Show More Summary

Seasonal nature study calendar

This nature study calendar is a beautiful math and art project that lets you follow the changes of the year, learning about the seasons and observing the natural world. Seasonal nature study calendar Following the seasons is the main rhythm for our family. Show More Summary

Simple play :: complex learning

Happy New Year! Welcome to the second annual Simple Play community event. Join in with us for  a month of play that’s focused on getting back to the heart of the blog and the heart of childhood. Play along and share your photos with us! Simple play :: complex learning Play doesn’t need... Show More Summary

Two launches in one Play Planner!

Two launches in one Play Planner Happy New Year everyone! Very best wishes from my family to yours for 2015! We’re starting the year with two super launches. Our Half Price Sale has started and you can see all the books and get the discount codes here. And on Monday our month of Simple Play begins.... Show More Summary

Awesome math and science resources for half price!

Happy New Year! Let’s start off 2015 with some fabulous resources and a half price sale! If you’ve seen these books before and wondered about getting them, now is the chance to snap them up at half price and fill your year with lots of fun learning activities. Happy New Year Half Price Sale!... Show More Summary

Resolutions with kids :: Word of the Year

Are you making resolutions with your children this new year? I love the energy that crackles at this time of year. All the hopes and dreams and possibilities. By nature I’m a planner and a list maker so I love to start the new year with a resolution of some kind. Show More Summary

The New Year Play Planner

New Year Sale! Hi everyone. I thought we’d start the new year with a half price sale! Stop by on Jan 1st to get the discount codes so you can stock up your creative learning resources for 2015. If you can’t wait or want to browse in advance you can find all our books... ? Read More: The New Year Play Planner The post The New Year Play Planner appeared first on NurtureStore.

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