Toddler art with paper towels and liquid watercolor paints

Last updated on 1st May 2019 If you’re looking for simple art techniques for kids, paper towels and liquid watercolors are two quick accessories to keep your little ones entertained for long periods of time. In case you missed the big news, we recently turned our dried out markers into these amazing homemade liquid watercolors. …

Fine motor development – kneading and pasta activity

Last updated on April 30, 2019 Threading pearls onto a piece of raw pasta is a fun way for toddlers and preschoolers to develop their fine motor skills. All you need is uncooked spaghetti, pony beads, and some play dough to hold the spaghetti upright. Since my daycare center is geared towards toddlers and preschoolers, …

Water absorption experiment for preschool children

Last updated on April 30, 2019 “Paper towel dip“: a Water absorption experiment for preschoolers and toddlers. Over the years we have done a lot of water absorption experiments here in my daycare center. Paper towels and colored water are great for teaching children Water absorption. With colored water, kids can really see the absorption …