Category Play

all things craft, play, activities, and kids

Grill Plates

We made these for my dad and Hubs. It was a lot of fun! The only problem is, I found out after the fact that there isn’t any food safe ceramic paint…big bummer. That means we cover the platter before…

Bingo

Bingo games are a super fun way to learn and play together. I made the mistake of teaching G that you have to fill the Bingo card to win and we can’t unteach her that. Oh well. It just means…

Mail a Hug

This was a lot of fun since we were at home and not seeing anyone at the beginning of the pandemic. But it would be good to send to anyone anytime. I mean, who doesn’t love a hug you get…

Pizza Letters

This was a fun way to practice letters. My printer was low on color ink but she still had fun with it. I definitely had to separate it by pizza since there were 2 pizzas. I, also separated it by…

Painting with Balls

Forget paint brushes. That’s boring. This project doesn’t need anything special. It’s all stuff we had from other projects. You will need: A shallow box that is big enough for a sheet of paper. I cut a box that was…

Spooky Sight Words

This was super low prep! My kid of activity! I drew a web. I added sight words (sightwords.com has several lists) then I wrote the same words on Dot Stickers. G got to match them after. I, also, made here…

Rice Sensory Bin

Rice is so fun to play with and you can dye it to make fun colors. Put rice in a bin/pan with spoons, measuring cups, funnels, bottles. You can, also, hide objects in the rice and let the kid match…

Count Down Chain

little kids don’t really get the concept of time. We set timers to help with transitions but what about longer waits? Like months or weeks? Enter the paper chain! We have made these for countdowns to Christmas, birthdays, Halloween, etc.…

Letter Caterpillars

These are a cool way to match letters and letter sounds. I am boring so I print it in black and white. I gave her the option to color them but she didn’t seem interested any of the times we…

Super Simple Printables.

Super Simple Songs has a ton of free content. Not just songs! They have a lot of really cool printables too. FOR FREE! YAY!! I will print in black and white a lot and G doesn’t seem to care. I…