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Preschool Activities in a Box 0

Preschool Activities in a Box

JULY’S POSTINGS ARE ALL PRESCHOOL AND TODDLER RELATED! I have a clear plastic file box (actually now I have two-goingon three!) filled with all kinds of preschool activities. I’ll sharepictures of some of the things I have on hand. These havebeen very well used for the past four months by my 3 yearold and (now) 19 month old. My 19 month old has beenstringing straws for months now! I’ve posted...

Preschool Activities 1

Preschool Activities

Matching foam itemsPracticing Buttoning (I sewed the green felt strips andbuttons onto the blue felt backing.)  I don’t remember where I sawthis idea.  If you’ve seen this on another blog let me know and I’llprovide the link for others. Straw pieces on plastic string (or pipe cleaners)

Toddler Activities 0

Toddler Activities

Someone on one of the homeschool groups I participate in needed ideas for keeping their toddler busy.  I wrote this up and thought I’d put it on the website too.  I hope you find these ideas useful.  Here’s what I wrote: I have a 17 month old daughter and am wondering just how we’ll get much done when we start back with school in another week.  She likes (insists!) on...

Preschool Activities — Matching letters 0

Preschool Activities — Matching letters

There are ALL kinds of letter matching activities out on theweb. Sorry, I forget where I got the spider/web one butthis is an activity I keep in the preschool box and/or throwinto the workboxes every now and then. (If I have a chance I’ll try to remember to put a few linksto file folder letter matching games here later.)