When the temperatures drop, bring the educational fun indoors with these fun, easy activities for infants, toddlers, and preschool children.
Learning the ABCs is fun and easy with Between the Lions®! L Is for Lion expands on this award-winning PBS Kids® series, to help parents make learning letters fun and easy for their children.Literacy
The Budding Chef is brimming with tasty kitchen adventures for you and your child to enjoy together! With a cup of wonder, a teaspoon of laughter, and a scoop of fun, the recipes and activities in The Budding Chef will help you share cooking’s magical moments.Cooking
What do plungers, popsicles and pebbles all have in common? They’re easy, wacky, crazy materials that can be used to create beautiful art!Art
Fine motor skills are a stepping-stone for school readiness. Start by developing children's scissor skills and bilateral hand skills with this fun craft activity from Everyday Play: Fun Games to Develop the Fine Motor Skills Your Child Needs for School.Movement and Play
Good Clean Fun is packed with more than 70 seriously simple, fabulously fun games for families to enjoy together! Filled with games for everything from memory to imagination, the creative games in this book are easy to play and fun to do!Movement and Play
Help children give thanks to all of the important people in their lives with this classroom and learning center activity!Art Lesson Planning Seasonal Learning: Fall
Get your classroom in the spooky spirit with this fun arts and crafts activity!Art Seasonal Learning: Fall
With the approach of September 11 each year, many teachers are unsure if and how to discuss or to answer young children’s questions about this tragic event. Talking with children about tragedy and death is always difficult, but with this activity from After the Crisis: Using Storybooks to Help Children Cope, the discussion will become slightly easier.Lesson Planning
August is National Literacy Month! Why not celebrate with the child or children in your care using some of the fun and easy preliteracy activities from the popular PBS Kids television show, Between the Lions!Literacy
As the heated days of summer begin to fade and the cooler breezes of autumn begin to blow, consider taking the young ones in your care outdoors for story time with this fun activity from Mary Jo Huff’s book Story Play.Outdoor Learning
Create sparkle ice sculptures and even fake snow with hands-on activities to entertain kids in and out of the classroom.
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