Category Archives for "Science"

Ladybug Activities for Kids

ladybug activities for kids

Welcome to Tuesday Tots! This week I’m featuring lots of ladybug activities for kids from the Tuesday Tots linky and from our archives. I grew up calling these insects ladybugs, but have also learned people call them ladybird beetles and lady beetles as these aren’t truly bugs. Whatever you choose to call these 6-legged cuties, […]

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Simple Science for Kids: Testing Homemade Bubble Solutions

homemade bubble solutions

Let me start by apologizing in advance for all the photos, but testing our homemade bubble solutions was such an amazing experience!!  This is MUST-TRY simple science for kids, and you probably have all of the ingredients to get started RIGHT NOW in your kitchen pantry!!  I hope the photos relay just how awesome this […]

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Dinosaur & Volcano Small World Play

dinosaur play

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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Snow & Ice Activities for Kids

Snow & Ice activities

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! There were tons of great posts shared on Tuesday Tots last week!  Some of my favorites involved SNOW & ICE activities for […]

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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 a […]

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Winter Activities for Kids

winter activities for kids

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!  Welcome to the first Tuesday Tots of 2013!! There were lots of great winter activities for kids shared on Tuesday Tots at […]

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Christmas Bubble Art & DIY Wrapping Paper

Christmas bubbles art

Remember the Christmas Bubbles we showed you the other day?  Well, we did even more with them than we first shared!!  After we had our fun blowing red and green bubbles all over our tabletop, then we had even more fun making Christmas Bubble Art… …which we later turned into wrapping paper for birthday and […]

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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 at […]

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