Drawing & colouring · Rainbow art and crafts · Recycled crafts · Wool/yarn crafts

Funky recycled pencil holders

Are you looking for an inexpensive and fun way to organise your kids' stationery? These funky pencil holders are easy to make and personalise using simple recycled items you can find at home.  They can also be used to store markers and crayons.   Simply paint the insides of cardboard tubes and place in a… Continue reading Funky recycled pencil holders

Busy bags and travel kits · Drawing & colouring · Fine motor skills · Literacy and numeracy · Nature art and craft · Paper crafts · Play dough · Rainbow art and crafts · Recycled crafts

Sensational scissor skills

Learning how to use scissors is important for: fine motor skills development for holding pencils and crayons, drawing, painting and writing, picking up and manipulating objects, getting dressed, brushing teeth, using cutlery hand-eye coordination as they hold the paper with one hand and use the scissors with the other while following the line where they… Continue reading Sensational scissor skills

Busy bags and travel kits · Colour recognition · Drawing & colouring · Fine motor skills · Literacy and numeracy · Nature art and craft · Painting · Rainbow art and crafts · Rock painting & decorating · Toys and games

Learning with painted rocks

Painted rocks make wonderful, literacy and numeracy resources for kids of all ages and they also make ideal gifts.  Kids learn more effectively through hands-on learning, and it makes it more fun too! Alphabet rocks Alphabet rocks are so easy to make and can be used for lots of different learning activities.  Kids can use… Continue reading Learning with painted rocks

Colour recognition · Hand print, fingerprint & footprint art · Painting · Paper crafts · Paper plate crafts · Rainbow art and crafts · Wool/yarn crafts

Rainbow art and crafts

Rainbow art and crafts are a great way for kids to learn about colour recognition and colour mixing, as well as the weather. There are so many fun ways to create rainbows - with hand prints, paint, paper plates, shaving cream, tissue paper, wool/yarn and more! Here are some of our favourite rainbow art and… Continue reading Rainbow art and crafts