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Tissue Paper Flowers

We love the idea of continuing our Earth Day activities into this weeks playgroup.  Making these tissue paper flowers was so much fun for the kiddos.  You can find detailed instructions for them here. We also treated our kids to … Continue reading

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Playgroup: From Head to Toe

We read the book From Head to Toe by Eric Carle Afterward we created an Easter craft we found on the All Kids Network:   What you’ll need: Peek-a-boo Chick Template Yellow, orange, and white craft foam 2 googly eyes … Continue reading

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Activity: Rainy Day Paint

For some rainy day fun this spring when you feel stuck inside, use the rain to do a neat art activity with your kids! Just put drops of food coloring on a piece of paper and watch as the rain … Continue reading

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Finger Print Garden

                  This week in playgroup we are talking about flowers.  We read one of my favorite children’s books, Miss Rumphius.  It was a little beyond our age group, but the kids enjoyed … Continue reading

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Play Group: One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish

In honor of Dr. Seuss’s birthday on March 2nd we read his book One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish. We did this fun craft after reading the book: Trace each child’s hands from the following colors: 1- yellow … Continue reading

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Activity: Fruit Loop Rainbow

  We found this great idea from Cheerios and Lattes… Have fun doing this spring activity with your kids!  Just get a bowl of Fruit Loops and have your child separate the colors.  Draw a rainbow on the paper and … Continue reading

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Bird Seed Valentine Heart

Things needed for this project: 3/4 c. Birdseed 1 small packet of Knox Twine, raffia or wire for hanger (don’t use bright colored ribbon, it scares the birds away) a silicone heart mold 1/4 c. water Dissolve a packet of … Continue reading

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