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Easy Gluten Free Play Dough Recipe

Try my easy, no-cook,  gluten free play dough recipe for sensory play fun for those with wheat or gluten allergies and intolerances. Quick to make, super soft and just as much fun as the original version! Ready? Whoop! For sooooo long I’ve been meaning to test out a gluten free play dough recipe as a… […]

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Natural Dyes for Play Dough

How to make some totally gorgeously coloured natural dyes for play dough using plants and kitchen cupboard ingredients! Add these natural dyes to my best ever, no-cook, zero waste play dough recipe for a brilliantly, all natural play experience for your little ones! First, make my best ever, 4 minute play dough recipe! I made… […]

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Pinkalicious Storytelling Basket

Create a sensory storytelling basket for preschoolers to go with the favourite picture book, Pinkalicious, to enjoy retelling the story in a fun and hands on way! We have been enjoying making our series of sensory storytelling baskets to accompany some of our favourite picture books with sensory rich materials. Story telling and re-telling are… […]

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Counting Spiders Sensory Maths Tray

Make a fabulously creepy counting spiders sensory maths tray for learning single and two digit numerals, practising addition and subtraction and finding one more and one less than a given number. The spider theme is sure to appeal to all mini-beast lovers and the sensory-rich fine motor benefits are awesome too! We are HUGE fans… […]

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Farmyard Sensory Writing and Counting Tray

Make a simple farmyard sensory counting and writing tray for preschoolers to practise numbers and mark making! Lovely for an animal themed learning activity for little ones.Here’s a super simple little invitation to play tray for preschoolers who love farm animals! We regularly create sensory writing trays and have so many published on here for… […]

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Birthday Cake Cloud Dough

Make some  deliciously scented birthday cake cloud dough for sensory play fun with preschoolers! We are huge fans of sensory play, with our best ever no-cook play dough recipe being our number one most popular article on the blog! Fabulous as play dough is, a close runner up in second place is cloud dough! Such… […]

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Santa’s Beard Advent Countdown Calendar

Make a super cute and very quirky Santa’s Beard Advent Countdown Calendar for advent as a fun way to check off the days until December 25th! So quick to make and a great little Christmas themed counting and fine motor skills activity too. I first saw the inspiration for this idea a long time ago… […]

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Birthday Cake Play Dough Counting

Make some scented birthday cake play dough and use it to create a fun filled counting game for preschoolers to enjoy! You will know by now that we are humongous fans of play dough and creating our own new recipes by adding all sorts of wonderful ingredients! You can find a whole A-Z of Play… […]

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Fireworks Spin Art Paintings!

It’s Bonfire Night here in the UK on November 5th which is a traditional time to gather for a family fireworks display, warming food and hot chocolate around a huge bonfire while an effigy of Guy Fawkes is burned on top. A fabulous historical and traditional event that is plenty of fun, if not very… […]

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6 Activities to Teach Thankfulness

Here are 6 simple and inspiring activities to teach thankfulness  and to develop a grateful character in children as they grow and develop. Crafts and games with a strong core message of being thankful for all that we have, without taking them for granted,  and how best to use these gifts to show kindness to… […]

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DIY Salt Dough Thankful Leaves

Make some beautiful salt dough thankful leaves as a way to practice family thankfulness together! Skip directly to read the Thankful Salt Dough Leaves Article here! One of my biggest desires as a parent is to try and raise kids who are kind and compassionate to those around them. This is no quick-fix solution and… […]

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Harry Potter Sensory Writing Tray

Create a Harry Potter sensory writing tray for learning spellings, practising sight words, phonics patterns and more literacy based learning activities for school aged kids! Harry Potter Sensory Writing Tray Following on in our now well-stablished collection of sensory writing trays, we’ve made this latest one with Harry Potter theme to suit the current interest… […]

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Here Comes the Sun- Beatles Sight Word Practise

Practise sight words in a fun and musical way using the classic song from The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun! A great way to get school aged kids involved and engaged in learning their sight words without too much pressure or formality. This wonderfully fun literacy idea is a guest post from Amanda Morgan, educator… […]

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Easter Egg Pebble Craft

Make a super simple yet beautiful invitation to create with nature and make this Easter Egg Pebble Craft together! Perfect for a range of ages (including adults!) to make gorgeous decorations or gifts for Spring. We LOVE crafts and play activities that use materials from nature as they truly produce the most beautiful results! We’ve… […]

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DIY Chalk Spray Paint Recipe

Make some DIY chalk spray paint for some outdoor art and creativity with a fun twist this summer! Such a simple recipe using just three ingredients for hours of playful, creative fun! How to make DIY chalk spray paint: Materials needed: 1 cup Cornflour (Corn Starch) 1 cup warm water Gel food colouring or ready-mixed… […]

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Scented Puffy Paint Recipes

Here are six awesome DIY scented puffy paint recipes to make at home or in the classroom for creative arts projects for kids! They take just 2 to 3 minutes to whip up and smell totally amazing, a feast for all the senses! I absolutely LOVE homemade art materials as it’s so fun for the… […]

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Printing with Cherries Process Art

Try printing with cherries for an unusual art tool for kids to experiment with! Printing with cherries creates wonderful dot art or pointillism, and is very effective as a fun and unique art activity to try out. Printing with Cherries! We have a cherry tree growing in our garden and often the unripe cherries are… […]

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Matcha Green Tea Play Dough

Make some gorgeously soft Matcha Green Tea Play Dough using this ALL natural recipe for little hands to explore! Perfect nature sensory play for Spring or as part of a flowers and garden learning theme. Spring is here and time for a new play dough recipe for some seasonal fun and learning! I’ve been wanting… […]

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DIY Mini Roads Set

Make a gorgeous DIY mini roads set for encouraging fine and gross motor development, building shapes, letters of the alphabet and hours of imaginative play on the go too! Perfect as an easy homemade gift idea, and even more brilliant when paired with a vehicle related story book. Let’s make a DIY mini roads set!… […]

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Best Ever Chocolate Play Dough Recipe

Make the BEST EVER chocolate play dough with this super quick, no-cook recipe that smells A-MAZING! Perfect for sensory play, alternative Easter gifts for kids and DIY take home party favours, as well as every day invitations to play. Ok, I’ll be honest. This is the THIRD post on this blog about our best ever… […]

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