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 25 Building and engineering activities for kids All kids are creative and love to play! Am I right? It's just the matter to exposing them to the right kind of stimulation that gets their creative juices flowing. For some this stimulant is art  and art activities, for some, it could be setting up sensory activities, for some it could be...
play with pipe cleaners
Building Activities for kids using pipe cleaners and packing peanuts Whenever I see marshmallow structures, apple structures( check this one out!) or grapes structures I immediately have the urge to set that up for my kids. They are so fun! However my kids tend to snack a whole lot on their play materials. The next best material I could come up...
ICE ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS
Ice activities for the summer - build with colored ice blocks. The high temperatures have really kicked in around here and we are looking for ways to cool down and have fun. Ice activities definitely did the trick earlier when we painted with ice popsicles and made ice jewelry. Today we are sharing ice based building activities for kids. My...
We had good fun with Duplos this week too. Well, what’ new? We are always with our duplos on our window seat, building, demolishing, talking and often times fighting for the same lego piece. This time, we have a new addition. We added strings to our legos and that gave us a whole realm of possibilities. Older one here is...

A-maze-ing

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Being hands on kind of mom, I try to foster as much creativity as possible through play. To encourage such, just like many of you, I set up the play scene with invitations/play prompts whatever you want to call it. While the kids lead the play after wards, I still feel that I played a big part. Having said...
  Heres what happened :  The scene:   It kinda looks like the messiest home with messiest play area ! The toys are all over the floor and the carpet has all the doh's sticking on 'em ! My girls are going crazy with the finger paint and i'm thinking to myself - How did i let this happen? I need my...