Category Archives: ABCs and 123s

ABC Q-tip Painting

I found this really great idea for painting over letters using a q-tip. The point was to paint over it like you were actually writing the letters with paint, but when I gave Love Bug paints and a paper with … Continue reading

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Ocean Life Art

The boys (especially Love Bug) are really into ocean creatures right now (mainly thanks to Octonauts). So I decided to plan a bunch of activities with fish and other sea creatures. To start, I printed templates for fish, a seahorse, … Continue reading

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“Sand and Snow” Sensory ABC Search

My original plan was to do a cornmeal ABC sensory activity, but when I realized that I didn’t have any cornmeal I improvised with cracker crumbs. It really looked like sand when I put them in the plastic container. I … Continue reading

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Writing and Art Table

We got a really great train table a little over a year ago, but soon our train tracks began to outgrow it. The boys ended up building track on the carpet every day and using the table only for storing … Continue reading

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Sensory Number Bin

I was looking for a way to use up some of the leftover rice and popcorn from our food sensory board, and I came across this idea that I decided to adapt to what I needed/what we had available. I … Continue reading

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Fraction Math

I found this cute idea for felt fractions on Pinterest and made a set for us. It was really simple – just cut four felt circles and then cut them into pieces and wrote the fractions on them with glitter … Continue reading

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Weather Charting

A really easy activity that incorporates both science and math at the same time. I was looking for some science and weather activities for Love Bug, and I found a weather graph. Our plan is to chart 2 weeks of … Continue reading

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