Monthly Archives: August 2011

Every apple has a star inside

Supplies needed: One apple Knief for cutting apple Get the child’s curiosity up by asking if they think there is a star inside every apple.  Talk about different kinds of stars.  There are stars up in the sky at night.  … Continue reading

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Make a train

Supplies needed: Small boxes.  A child size shoe box is great but you can go smaller or larger Sturdy cord or string Bottle caps from milk jugs Gather up the boxes and then string them together with the cord.  Add … Continue reading

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What can we do with empty boxes?

When my children were small at Christmas or Birthdays, they were often happy playing with the boxes and ignored the gift. This is  a fun activity and when it is over just put all the boxes into the recycling bin and … Continue reading

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