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Tin Can Robots

When it comes to recycled crafts, tin can robots take the prize! There are no rules when it comes to making them so you can use up all kinds of materials. This makes for a great classroom craft, you can have students bring in all kinds of broken materials, packaging or used up things like […]

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17 Fun Preschool Valentine’s Activities that Build Skills

Inside: Looking for fun preschool Valentine’s activities? Each of these are hands-on and build skills. Comes with free printables, too! As soon as a holiday comes around, we teachers are looking for crafts. Now, don’t get me wrong. I do engage my preschoolers in crafts from time to time. But that’s not what I want… […]

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Activities for the Toddler and Preschool Valentines Theme

Inside: Looking for some fun Valentines theme ideas? Check out what we did in our toddler and preschool classroom. Plus, I’ve included a free feelings packet printable that we used at our exploration table! Once we end our series of winter themes, we move into the Valentines theme. While we do talk about our feelings throughout… […]

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How to Put Together Activities for the Toddler and Preschool Hibernation Theme

Inside: The toddler preschool hibernation theme is a perfect time to talk about temperature and where animals go when it’s cold outside. Invite your children to climb into a pretend bear’s den, make a cave out of paper bowls, and read some fun bear books! During January not only do we explore snow, ice, and… […]

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Make Your Own Melting Snowman for a Funny Winter Craft for Kids

Click here to read Make Your Own Melting Snowman for a Funny Winter Craft for Kids on Hands On As We Grow® Your kids will love this funny melting snowman with a funny take on a traditional winter craft activity from our Member of the Month, Jen. Did you know that you don’t have to be […]

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How to Make a Simple Wooden Snowflake Craft with Preschoolers

Inside: This wooden snowflake craft is a perfect way to get a small group of preschoolers working together on one project. The result is a big snowflake that looks beautiful as a window decoration! I love hanging our art in the window. So, when I was planning our snow and ice theme, I thought about… […]

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Chinese Dragon Clothespin Puppets

Oh what fun will your kids have with these Chinese Dragon Clothespin Puppets, a perfect little paper toy if you celebrate or appreciate Chinese new year celebration. With 4 different printable dragon puppet designs (both in full color and black and white for kids to color) you can be sure they will have a blast. *this […]

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Toddler and Preschool Penguin Theme Ideas

 Inside:  There are so many fun toddler and preschool penguin theme ideas! We not only made penguins, but we also explored them at the light table and the exploration table. We even had fun dancing like penguins! Free printables are included.   After kicking off the winter season with our snow and ice theme, we… […]

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Snazzy & Simple Snowflake Symmetry for Kids

Click here to read Snazzy & Simple Snowflake Symmetry for Kids on Hands On As We Grow® Snowflake symmetry is an amazing math learning opportunity for preschoolers when we’re stuck indoors during the cold winter months from Sarah at How Wee Learn! The snow is coming our way. We had some big, fluffy flurries in […]

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Space Windsock Toilet Paper Roll Craft

Now this Space Windsock Toilet Paper Roll Craft is out of this world!  While toilet paper rolls aren’t the most glamorous thing in the world, if you give them a makeover like this, no one will guess they are behind it. Not a fan of toilet paper rolls? Use kitchen paper towel rolls or make paper […]

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Toddler and Preschool Snow and Ice Theme Ideas

Inside: We love to kick off winter with a toddler and preschool snow and ice theme. Even if the temperature in your area is mild, these activities will invite your children to experience cold with fun hands-on ideas. Free printables included! When we return from winter break we jump into our snow and ice theme…. […]

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21 Snowy Owl Crafts and Snacks for Kids to Make This Winter

Click here to read 21 Snowy Owl Crafts and Snacks for Kids to Make This Winter on Hands On As We Grow® Let your imagination take flight with snowy owl crafts and creative activities, from Brigitte, that your kids are sure to love! Whoooo wants to complete some winter crafts and enjoy a few tasty treats? 21 […]

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17 Fun Winter Literacy Activities for Preschoolers

Inside: Build alphabet skills with these fun winter literacy activities for preschoolers! A fun way to invite children to explore letters during your winter theme. One of the questions I hear often from other early childhood teachers is how can we teach preschoolers how to read. Really, it’s about exposing them to a print-rich environment… […]

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Snowmen at Night Toddler Art Project

In my classroom, the vast majority of the day is spent in free choice with fun hands-on activities, creative toys, and sensory explorations. We have a short circle time and a short group art time as well. While we usually also have art supplies out during free choice the group art time is normally an activity […]

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15 of the Best Preschool Arctic Animals Activities

Inside: These preschool arctic animals activities are great for teaching your toddlers about which animals live in the arctic in a fun way. Free printables are included in this collection, too! Most preschoolers know about the polar bears live in the arctic, but do they know about walruses, whales, snowy owls, seals, and so many more animals… […]

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Preschool Winter Art Using Marbles and Paint (Free Printable)

Inside: This preschool winter art activity is all about the process of painting mittens with marbles in a bag. Comes with a free mitten printable, too! Our toddlers and preschoolers love painting in a bag. Because of this, we’ve done different versions. You might recall our marble painting in freezer bags. And recently we had… […]

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21 Fine Motor Skills Winter Crafts and Activities for Kids

Click here to read 21 Fine Motor Skills Winter Crafts and Activities for Kids on Hands On As We Grow® Bring snowy fun inside with super fun fine motor skills winter crafts and activities from Brigitte. Your kids will love these cute winter crafts! Has it snowed yet where you live? Or does it even […]

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How to Make Polar Bear Masks for a Toddler Winter Activity

Inside: We love using props during our toddler circle time, such as these polar bear masks. They make a fun toddler winter activity while reading books and singing songs! One of my favorite ways of getting our toddlers involved in circle time is with props. I’ve talked about it in the video My Secret to… […]

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