Powder Paint Press Art

Powder Paint Press Art

Did you see the Sift and Spray Paint Art we did yesterday? The kids enjoyed it so much, we tried a different version of the same process art today: Powder Paint Press Art! We did this in the bath tub so the kids could have some messy, sensory play fun afterwards, but you can

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Rainy Day Activities: Indoor Shower Ball Pit

shower ball pit

Today is one of those rainy days when all I want to do is curl up in my pajamas with a good book and relax the day away. Of course, being stuck inside means the kids have at least seventeen times the amount of energy they normally have, and by mid afternoon my dreams

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Planet Earth Paintings – Process Art for Kids

planet earth paintings

Looking for a fun Earth Day project to make with your kids? Try these process art, marbled Planet Earth Paintings! My kids had so much fun creating their little planetary masterpieces, and the finished art really looks like planet Earth from outer space. The project is so simple to set up, and even little

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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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Dinosaur & Volcano Small World Play in the Bath


It’s time for another Wash & Learn with Bath Activities for Kids! This week we bring you Dinosaur & Volcano Small World Play in the bath, and it might just be my preschoolers favorite bath time so far. My 4 year old actually requested something to the effect of “dinosaurs and volcano with lava

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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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Submarine Science for Kids


I am always looking for ways to combine fun and learning for my two preschoolers and I love it when I can find great science activities for young children. When I spotted a baking powder submarine toy for a few bucks in our local Marbles kids’ museum gift shop, I knew it would be

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Science Experiments in the Bathtub


This Wash & Learn collaboration with Bath Activities for Kids focuses on SCIENCE! For our bath time we focused on the science concept of surface tension and did several experiments in the bathtub that the kids would simply consider play. My goal isn’t for the kids to learn all the reasons behind what happens

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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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{Pretend Play} Opening Christmas Presents!


Today I am thrilled to be guest posting on Bath Activities for Kids! Head over there now to check out my full post: Twas the Night Before Christmas Bath! It is definitely our most fun and interactive bath time yet! Go now! Here’s just one of the many exciting activities that made up our

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