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This Cutouts art project for children, based on the work of Henri Matisse, is a great kids art activity linked to famous art. Matisse’s expert use of bold colour and simple materials make him a perfect great artist for children to learn about, and they can try out his ground-breaking style of ‘painting with scissors’. Show More Summary
Henri Matisse is one of the world’s most famous artists. His use of colour and simple materials makes him the perfect artist to study with your children. Here’s a collection of excellent story, information, and project books about Matisse for children to inspire you. Show More Summary
100 Fun & Easy Learning Games for Kids is a super new book full of simple, fun activities for children aged 3 to 7. Here’s a peek inside the book at one of the activities: making family photo word puzzles to help your child learn to spell their name and other important words. Show More Summary
Here’s a really simple and fun mud kitchen play idea: use chalk! Mud kitchen play ideas :: use chalk! I often find that a new material is a super spark for lots of play. It doesn’t even have to be a brand new material: sometimes just re-locating an item from one area to another is […] The post Mud kitchen play ideas :: use chalk! appeared first on NurtureStore.
>>> Join me for a joyous, creative online Summer Camp! Details here! Looking for things to do with children in June? These June activity plans are perfect for play-based, creative learning. June activity plans You can use the image...Show More Summary
Scratch art is a classic children’s art project that everyone should try. It’s really simple to set up and uses oil pastels which are a good, sensory art material. Please welcome my daughter who’s going to show you how to do scratchShow More Summary
Day sixteen of our Simple Play :: complex learning series is all about cool things to do with a big roll of paper. Cool things to do with a big roll of paper >>> Join me for a joyous, creative online Summer Camp! Details here! One of my daughters favourite things to do is roll out a […] The post Cool things to do with a big roll of paper appeared first on NurtureStore.
Learning about the ocean? Here’s a great collection of children’s books about the sea, with seaside activities to extend your learning into art, craft, math, storytelling and play. Children’s books about the sea (This page contains affiliate...Show More Summary
Flower crowns are a lovely nature craft and forest school activity. You can use them on a nature walk to explore the plants you discover along the way and tell the story of your walk through the treasures you find. Flower crowns also make a lovely spring flower craft and a great headdress for a Beltane celebration. Show More Summary
Take your learning outdoors into the fresh air! Here’s our archive of forest school activities for outdoor classrooms 35 forest school activities for outdoor classrooms >> Click here for the top 50 children’s books about nature – perfect...Show More Summary
Here are my top picks of the best art materials for children. They’re the products I use with my children and materials we really enjoy using. Top 40 best art materials for children The most important thing to know about art supplies is that the materials you have are all you need to get started. Show More Summary
Seaside story stones are a great beach art project and make pretty ‘loose parts’ toys to bring home and use for storytelling and pretend play. Seaside story stones It’s rather splendid when your classroom looks like this! HomeschoolShow More Summary
Dive into our archive of seaside crafts and beach-themed activities. Seaside crafts and beach-theme activities Seaside story stones Paint seaside landscapes Build stone cairns Printable sea creatures for ocean play dough Shell watercolour...Show More Summary
Danya from Danya Banya has a fun kids’ art idea for our ABCs and 123s series – stamping with 3D wooden blocks to create 2D shapes! It encourages kids to explore 2D and 3D geometry in a creative, hands-on way. Painting 2D Shapes withShow More Summary
Rebecca from CraftCreateCalm joins our ABCs and 123s series today with a printable shell counting game. How to Teach Numbers and Counting with Shells Warm days always make us want to go to the beach, and even though my two preschoolers...Show More Summary
Nichole from You Clever Monkey brings a wonderful freebie to our ABCs and 123s series today – printable number car park mats. Read on to print and play! Printable car play mats with numbers Play is always the best way to engage young children in their learning. Show More Summary
Please welcome Nicolette from Wilder Child who bring a glorious mud alphabet to our ABCs and 123s series today. Make a mud alphabet! Although she loves our read aloud time, my three year old hasn’t shown much interest in expanding on her knowledge of the alphabet, creating words or sounding them out. Show More Summary
Christie from Childhood 101 joins our ABCs an 123s letter and numbers series today with an awesome idea to explore letter sounds – a DIY I Spy alphabet book Letter Sound Fun for Kids: DIY I Spy Alphabet Book This DIY project is fabulous for engaging children with initial letter sounds. Show More Summary
Looking for things to do with children in May? These May activity plans are perfect for play-based, creative learning. May activity plans You can use the image buttons or the text links below to browse through my archive of May-themed activities and find some ideas that suit your children. Show More Summary
This egg box dragon craft is great for junk model fans, as a St.George’s Day craft or a Chinese New Year activity. How to make an egg box dragon You will need: :: 3 egg boxes ::green paint & a paint brush, :: red paper :: 2 treasury tags :: glue / sticky tap :: […] The post Egg Box Dragon appeared first on NurtureStore.