Favorite Music Albums for Kids

music albums for kids

At our house, we don’t watch a lot of TV but we do listen to a lot of music!! I’ve compiled a list of our favorite music albums for kids below for your listening pleasure! Most of these I love as much as the kids. I’ll continually add to and update this list, so

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ABC Find Write Erase Bath Game

abc find write erase

Did you see the Bath Tub Drawing Boards we created? If not, hop over to our sister site, Parent Teach Play, to see those first and then come back here to see the fun ABC Find Write Erase Bath Game we made up to use with our drawing boards! This game is great for

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7 Activities to Play & Learn Letters

Tuesday Tots is a weekly link-up sharing posts for kids 5 and under co-hosted by In Lieu of Preschool (me), Rainy Day Mum, Growing a Jeweled Rose, and Learn with Play at Home. Be sure to follow our Tuesday Tots Pinterest board! Thanks to all who shared on Tuesday Tots last week! I featured

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Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Alphabet Bath

Welcome to this week’s Alphabet edition of Wash & Learn! After you read about our alphabet bath, be sure to hop over to see the fun bath time shared by Crystal on Bath Activities for Kids.This week we were blessed by a visit from Oma, my mother in law. She brought along a whole

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An Uppercase and Lowercase Alphabet Game

For more fun kids’ activities from In Lieu of Preschool, follow me on Facebook, Twitter, G+, Sulia, RSS, and/or by email today! This is a fun and simple activity that doesn’t take long to make or do. Alphabet Toss-Up incorporates movement into learning to get kids’ interest piqued and provides practice differentiating between upper

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Merry Christmas Letter Play for Kids

This bath time is part of the Wash & Learn series with Crystal from Growing a Jeweled Rose and Bath Activities for Kids, who originally inspired us to try themed bath play. This time Crystal and I are both focusing on letters once again because while learning the alphabet is obviously very important for

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Wash & Learn: A Turkey Basting Bath Time!

Here’s a simple Wash & Learn bath that is just in time for Thanksgiving! Break out your turkey basters for a little seasonal fun & learning in the tub! Your child will work on learning (or reviewing) their letters and colors, while also practicing fine motor skills and having a blast!! * * *

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{Wash and Learn} Letter Building Alpha-Bath!

wash and learn

This is the first week of Wash & Learn: Turning Bath Time into Learning Time, a collaboration between Growing a Jeweled Rose and In Lieu of Preschool where we will each be sharing fun and educational bath times for preschoolers focused on a particular subject or skill. This week our focus is on the

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125+ Ways to Practice Making Letters

ways to practice making letters

For more fun kids’ activities from In Lieu of Preschool, follow me on Facebook, Twitter, G+, Sulia, RSS, and/or by email today! Here are lots of different ways you and your child can practice making letters! A lot of the ideas use everyday objects you have around the house, so could basically be considered

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Letter of the Day Hand Stamps

We are excited to be guest posting today over at Playdough to Plato. Be sure to stop by and check out our post when you get a chance: Letter of the Day Hand Stamps!! This is such a simple activity that makes a big difference in helping kids to learn the letters of the

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