Play & Learn Activities

Discover hands-on learning activities for toddlers and preschoolers! Explore interactive, sensory, and Montessori-inspired ideas for parents and teachers. Ignite curiosity and foster educational growth through play-based learning.

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Ultimate Guide to Setting Up a Fun Ice Cream Shop Dramatic Play Area

Inside: Your step-by-step guiding to setting up a magical DIY ice cream shop dramatic play area that inspires imaginative play ...

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10 Free Gnome Valentine Coloring Pages (plus 6 Creative Ways To Use Them)

Inside: Download a free set of 10 printable gnome Valentine coloring pages for your preschool kid. C an you create ...

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3 Confidence-Building Toddler Montessori Activities That Don’t Cost a Thing

3 easy Montessori activities for 18 month olds (using only things you have around your house) that increase your toddler's independence.

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The Best Gross Motor Skills Toys To Burn Energy

The best gross motor skills toys to improve your toddler & preschooler's physical development & get out extra energy. Minimal & Montessori-aligned toys.

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Easy Outdoor Tuff Tray Idea: Set Up A Flour Sensory Activity in 5 Minutes or Less

Discover a simple & cheap outdoor tuff tray idea using a flour sensory bin, that'll keep your toddler or preschooler entertained & learning for hours.

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Explore The Butterfly Life Cycle with A Free Coloring Page

Captivate your preschooler with the butterfly life cycle. Download a free printable coloring sheet, and learn how to explain metamorphosis.

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43 Cooking Activities for Preschoolers To Build Lifelong Healthy Eating Habits

Discover 43 smart cooking activities for preschoolers to combat picky eating and nurture lifelong healthy eating habits.

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Benefits of Cooking in Early Childhood (Supported by Research)

Discover research supported benefits of cooking in early childhood. Like healthy eating habits, fine motor skills, and helping picky eaters.

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32 Shape Names with Pictures (2D & 3D Examples)

Use this list of shape names with pictures to help your toddler or preschooler learn shapes! From basic 2D shapes to 3D geometric objects.

3 free printable alphabet charts including capital and lowercase letters, cursive ABC chart and a letter coloring page. Download and print to create an ABC chart at home
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ABC Chart: 14 Fun Activities For Learning The Alphabet (With 6 Free Printables)

Learn 14 ways to use an ABC chart to learn alphabet letters & sounds, for your preschool kid to get ready for kindergarten.

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