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snowmen tracing pre-writing free printable

Snowmen Tracing Activity with FREE Printable

I created Rosalie this snowmen tracing printable last week for some pre-writing, pencil control and fine motor practice. She loves using her whiteboard pens and tracing over things, just as…

arctic small world

How to create an Arctic Small World

This Arctic Small World proved to be a big hit with Rosalie, and with me because it was so simple to set up! It gave her opportunities for sensory play…

DIY bird feeders

DIY Bird Feeders {how to}

It’s important to make sure that the birds are fed, especially in winter, and a fun way to talk about this with toddlers and preschoolers is by making homemade bird feeders.…

winter sensory tray

Winter sensory tray {playful learning}

I set this winter sensory tray up for Rosalie on the first of December, with the intention of bringing it out as and when we had a lull throughout the…

learning through play

Playful learning

Rosalie will be three in December. I frequently get asked whether she’s started pre-school yet, when she will and where she’ll go; to which I reply that no she hasn’t…


Learning to jump

When Rosalie had her 27 month review she got ‘marked down’ because she couldn’t jump forward with two feet off the ground. It’s odd isn’t it? Jumping seems so easy…