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My girls are 9 and 12-years-old and huge fans of the Just So Festival. My elder daughter says it’s only second to Christmas in the Things She Looks Forward To All Year. So when they asked us if we wanted some free tickets to come and camp at this summer’s festival we jumped at the […] The post What’s the Just So Festival like for older kids? appeared first on NurtureStore.
We love autumn! Here are some of our most popular autumn activities for kids. Click each one for more details – and pin this page for a great resource. Fall play dough recipe Thanksgiving craft prayer flags Thanksgiving coloring...Show More Summary
Sales end on Monday! Hi everyone. This weekend is your last chance to take advantage of the Half Price Sale we have running on our brilliant range of books. The sale ends on Monday, so do check out the offers before it’s too late. We have some of our most popular titles included in the […] The post It’s your last chance! :: Play Planner appeared first on NurtureStore.
If you’re looking for a fun idea to get your child writing, try making a Zig Zag Book. It’s a great way to encourage beginners to have a go at writing. The format of the book is fun and quirky and lets them do lots of drawings, adding in a little writing too. Kids’ […] The post Ideas for children’s writing :: zigzag books appeared first on NurtureStore.
Did you pick your mix-and-match resources yet? Hi everyone! It’s a busy month isn’t it, with some of us in full-on summer holiday mode, and others of us already back at school. I wanted to remind you that we have a super Half Price Sale happening on lots of our most popular books. Show More Summary
Here’s a favourite idea from our kids painting archive, introducing children to watercolour painting and trying out a while new – and rather exciting! – way of using it. Watercolour painting with kids Watercolour painting can produce...Show More Summary
Hooray for the Half Price August Sale! A super sale as we start the new school year! From August 15 – 31 you can get some of our most popular ebooks for half price. You can mix and match to get the sale bundle YOU like best. All the ebooks are available individually – or get them […] The post 100 hands-on, creative math activities for kids appeared first on NurtureStore.
Hooray for the HUGE half price sale! Did you see we have lots of our most popular books included in the August Half Price Sale? It’s a super opportunity to stock up on resources for the whole year, because you can mix and match to create your own half price bundle. Show More Summary
Hooray for the Half Price August Sale! Now’s the time to stock up on our brilliant creative kids’ learning resources while they are half price – only for the next two weeks! Stock up on our brilliant books! A super sale as we start the new school year! From August 15 – 31 you can get […] The post Our brilliant books half price sale appeared first on NurtureStore.
If you’re out and about this summer grab a map and add some literacy lessons. 1. Giving a map to the children and following your route as you go is a great lesson in geography. Look out for landmarks, talk about left and right and the points of the compass. What words can they spot […] The post Maps and literacy appeared first on NurtureStore.
Come on tour with me! My new book Super Sensory Invitations to Play is heading out on tour. Want to come with me? We’ll be stopping in on some fabulous kids’ activities blogs where you can meet some great bloggers with great sites who are all champions of learning through play. Show More Summary
My new book Super Sensory Invitations to Play is going on tour! Follow along with us as some totally awesome kids’ activities bloggers try out ideas from the book. Super Sensory Invitations to Play on tour! Use the links below to visit...Show More Summary
Super Sensory Invitations to Play Launch Day It’s here! My new book, Super Sensory Invitations to Play is ready and waiting for you! Click through to get your copy. Go on, come and take a look! And, just for Play Planner readers, please use code PLAYPLANNER to get a special saving. Show More Summary
Ready for a whole year of exploring through the senses? Welcome to Super Sensory Invitations to Play. Super Sensory Invitations to Play Super Sensory Invitations to Play is a delightful resource that encourages your children to explore the five senses through the year, using a wide variety of sensory materials. Show More Summary
A simple junk model craft idea to make a cardboard box boat, along with some pirate themed play ideas. Be a sailor: make a boat My daughter loves all things ocean at the moment, and with a trip to the seaside coming up in a few weeks she’s thinking about how she might like to […] The post Be a sailor: make a boat! appeared first on NurtureStore.
Ready for a whole year of exploring through the senses? Hi everyone! My new ebook Super Sensory Invitations to Play is launching next Saturday 1st August. It is packed with good stuff! invitations to explore all five senses: discovery...Show More Summary
100 kids art projects Exploring art is such an important part childhood (and beyond!) With just a simple set of materials you are giving your child the opportunity to explore the math of shapes, colour mixing, geometry and more; storytelling...Show More Summary
Combine natural, sensory materials, art, math and a little meditation and make some pretty flower mandala designs. Flower mandala designs for children A mandala is a circular symbol, often seen in Hinduism and Buddhism, which represents the universe. Show More Summary
A peek behind the scenes Hi everyone! Want to follow NurtureStore on Instagram? For a peek behind these scenes, play ideas, art ideas and probably lots of cake, you can find me here. Hope you have a great week with your children – Cathy...Show More Summary
Art inspired by nature, and using an interesting combination of watercolour paint and fine markers, we’re paining sunflowers. Painting sunflowers Sunflowers are a magnificent plant to grow in your garden. They’re easy to grow, statuesque, and beautiful, and as they are loved by bees, they are very beneficial too. Show More Summary