Category Archives: fine motor skils

Easter egg pre handwriting practice.

After last night I wanted a quiet day today as we are all tired, thanks to Jakey. He is teething so is not happy at nights and likes to let me know about it!!! So for the first time I … Continue reading

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Letter stamping

While I was sorting out my craft things yesterday I found a lot of things I was hoarding but never using so I decided to give them to the children. Within my craft items I found stamps and ink pads … Continue reading

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Gruffalo activities for world book day

Posy and Puppy absolutely adore the Gruffalo so when Posy found out her class was doing the Gruffalo for world book day she was ecstatic. To make the most out this excitement I quickly found some printable’s to keep my … Continue reading

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Easter Egg, Easter Cards

With Easter coming up we have already started to make our cards. What you need •A4 card •wool •coloured paper, crepe or tissue paper can also be used. • scissors, sellotape, glue and pens. To make the card I helped … Continue reading

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Stickers

Here is a very simple activity for children of any age who are able to draw. Simply place stickers or even photos from magazines onto a piece of paper. Then you just need to let your child finish off the … Continue reading

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Playing with suet

Today we have been playing with suet and water. The first problem Puppy had was getting into the packet. Once Puppy got into the packet she had great fun pouring the suet in the tub. Once in the tub she … Continue reading

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Soft bricks

I recently was in a cheap shop and saw these sponges. So I quickly got some for the children together with some kitchen tongs. When we was home I quickly cut up the sponges into strips and placed them in … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s day crafts

Making Shamrocks As its St. Patrick’s day on the 17 march we decided to make shamrocks out of my girls new favourite shape, hearts. I first used gum paper to cut out paper hearts. I gave these to Posy and … Continue reading

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Hand warmers

We have a few birthdays coming up so we have been doing gift crafts. For my sister who is always cold we have made some hand warmers. To make these we used •4 square pieces of felt •embroidery floss/ you … Continue reading

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Our valentines banner

This craft was only thought of because I had leftover hearts from our card craft here, I still have leftover hearts!!! Anyway I was thinking what I could do with them and thought they would look sweet stuck on a … Continue reading

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