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FREE PRINTABLE FISH COUNTING PLAYDOUGH MATS

Fish Counting Playdough Mats (Free Printable)

My little boy has really started to get into counting recently. He also loves fish (any water based creatures actually) and enjoys playing with playdough. So I thought, what better way to help him develop his early math skills than some cute and functional fish counting playdough mats! He’s only 2 so he’s not ready …

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Free Valentine’s Day Color Matching Game (printable)

Here’s the latest in the fun and free series of Valentine’s Day printables for kids! This one is a Valentine’s Day color matching game for toddlers and preschoolers. It’s a simple game where your little ones will need to match the color side of the heart to the one which has the matching animal or …

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THE BEST RECIPE FOR HOMEMADE PLAYDOUGH (WITHOUT COOKING)

The Best Recipe for Homemade Playdough (Without Cooking)

The Best Recipe for Homemade Playdough (Without Cooking) I recently looked into the scientific research behind why playdough is so amazing for child development. Turns out there are a lot of reasons! Not only is playdough great fun, it can also: Aid a child’s social development Boost their emotional development Help with the development of …

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The Power Of Playdough – 9 Brilliant Benefits Of Playing With Playdough

The Power Of Playdough – 9 Brilliant Benefits Of Playing With Playdough In this post we will look at the many benefits of playing with playdough and how it can help your child’s development. Playdough is a widely used play material at home and in schools for good reason! Children love playing, creating and building …

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Are You Singing Nursery Rhymes With Your Kids? (Here’s 7 Amazing Reasons You Should Be!)

This post is all about the amazing benefits of nursery rhymes for kids! We all remember nursery rhymes. Being bounced lovingly on our parent’s knees whilst being sung Humpty Dumpty – waiting excitedly for their legs to drop as ‘Humpty Dumpty had a great fall’ or happily clapping out Pat-A-Cake to the rhythm. Maybe like …

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50 of the Greatest and Most Inspirational Quotes About Play

50 of the greatest and most inspirational quotes about play I’ve written before about what play is and why it’s so important for a child’s development here. In this post I wanted to collect together some of the greatest and most inspirational quotes about play by some of the world’s leading scientists, educators, writers and …

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10 Eye-Opening Reasons Why Play is Important For Kids

Read this post to discover 10 eye-opening reasons why play is important to child development. I’ve done a more research-heavy look into the importance of play here – so if science is your thing and you want to check out all the references go on over and have a read! Why is Play Important? Play …

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