Introduction Slimey putty! The slime connoisseurs amongst you (or amongst your children anyway!) may argue that this is not quite slimey enough. But it’s pretty close and it doesn’t require Borax and/or Boric Acid which has had quite a bit of bad press lately. It was the boys’ […]
Introduction The boys have been doing some work on values at school and I want to tap into their evident enthusiasm (my biggest brought home his work AND about six other children’s discarded work, to save it from the bin as the values are “so important”). Sometimes it […]
A fun talking activity for children to help you find out all about their day!
This self esteem talking activity for children proved to be just what we needed to get them talking (and to bed quicker!). My middlest has been a bit fascinated with paper folding lately (read I keep getting pelted with aeroplanes). I’ve been wondering why they only want to […]
A self esteem boosting activity for children (also a great distraction technique for getting them in the car quickly and fuss free!)
Background These lego activities provide a perfect educational wind down. Lego and Duplo are always out in our house, so I was very excited to see some cool ideas for lego play, on the lovely @fledglingflamingos Instagram page. The boys were delighted (and a bit perplexed it has […]
Introduction; The Sock Game I love the sharing that goes on over Instagram. Things are definitely more infectious when you’re seeing them in real life. And with children, quick, free and fun activities are always winners! I saw this fun looking game on the story board of @me_you_plus_two […]
A self esteem boosting activity to do with children
I love the thumbs up before they can thumbs up 💕. This is my littlest part way through our “Winter Fun Day”. Essentially “emotions were running high” post Christmas. Read into this what you will; I’m thinking we all know the drill so I won’t digress #carnage 🧐🙉🙈🙊😳🤯 […]
A fun and easy experiment to do with children.