Category Archives: Seasons

Potato Print Eggs

Supplies needed: One potato for 2 colors of paint ( Use potatoes with good oval shape) knief several colors of thickly mixed tempera paint one 9 by 9 inche sheet of construction paper scissors one paint brush for each color … Continue reading

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Paper Plate Butterfly

Supplies needed:  Small paper plate (bendable), crayons or markers, and pipe cleaner. Let you child create a beautiful butterfly.  First color the plate with his own design on both sides.  Fold the pipe cleaner in half and curl the ends … Continue reading

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Some trees change with the seasons

Supplies needed: White paper, brown crayon, tissue paper, pink and white for spring, red, orange, brown, yellow for fall, green for summer. Use this at the change of each season or in one week teach all four of the  changes … Continue reading

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Make a butterfly with your feet

Spring brings out the butterflies. So let’s make a butterfly.  Supplies needed:  Yellow piece of construction paper, black crayons or markers, a pipe cleaner, black paper and a child with shoes on. Let the child stand on the yellow construction … Continue reading

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Apron for Spring Cleaning

Get you child in the mood for Spring cleaning, even if that mood hasn’t hit you yet.  Supplies needed: Crayons, spring stickers (optional) markers, tape, yarn (string ), and white paper. Cut the yarn about 20 inches long.  Tape the paper to … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Fly a Kite

All my life I have heard that March comes in like a lamb or a lion.  For my family it came in like a lion and I am not talking about the wind.  My husband Ray went in for a … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day, February 2

February has arrived so don’t miss the chance to teach your preschooler about the famous Groundhog.  If you google it you will find everything you need to know and more.  You can teach about the animal, the weather, and the … Continue reading

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