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Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Simply Made ~ Winter Themed Activities


Looking for some fun winter themed activities/tools for your little one? Take a peek at some of these great ideas from mommy bloggers.

Disappearing Snowman Cookies from Our Crafts ~N~ Things: This activity is easy to make and there is even a cute little finger play to use along with it!


Four cookie snowmen sitting on a tray. (Hold up 4 fingers.)
Four cookie snowmen, smiling all day. (Point to smiling mouth.)
Along came a little child, rubbing his tummy. (Rub tummy.)
One cookie disappeared. Yum, yum, yummy! (Hold up 1 finger then lick lips.)

[Repeat the rhyme replacing with numbers three, two and one.]

Velcro Catch Ball from Make and Takes: Pretend the velcro ball is a snowball and play catch. The velcro makes it easy for little hands!



Snowflake Building Activity from My Montessori Journey: Replicate snowflakes by building them with felt shapes.


Printable Snowman Puzzle from Confessions of a Homeschooler: In addition to the snowman puzzle, Erica has LOTS of other awesome printable snowman activities. Be sure to check them out!



Printable Mitten Matching from Tired, Need Sleep: Nicole shares how she uses these cute printable mitten to make a matching game.


2 comments:

Leptir said...

thanks for great ideas :-)

joyceandnorm said...

love the velcro catch ball...fun for little ones who don't really know how to catch yet. thanks! now to get some velcro....