50 + Rainbow Crafts and Activities for Kids

50+ Rainbow Crafts, Activities and Sensory Play Ideas for Kids - Our Little House in the Country

50+ Rainbow Crafts, Activities, Sensory Recipes and Science Experiments for Kids Being a lover of art and all things creative I obviously love colour and nothing cheers me more than rainbows!  In recent years rainbows have become even more meaningful for me since the sudden passing of a very dear friend – everytime I think of her and in particular

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Valentine’s Day Crafts for Younger Children (Preschool and Early Primary/Kindergarten)

8 Valentine's Day Crafts for Younger Kids - includes step by step instructions - Our Little House in the Country

8 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Younger Kids 8 Valentine’s Day Crafts for Younger Kids 1.  Heart Buddies: What you need: coloured paper/card – pink, red, purple, white scissors glue sticks stapler googly eyes pipe cleaners What you do: cut out a large heart – the easiest way to do this is to fold a piece of paper in half and

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Valentine’s Cupid Crafts for Kids

Valentine's Day Cupid Crafts for Kids - Our Little House in the Country

5 Valentine’s Day Cupid Crafts Cupid’s Arrows Valentine’s Day Craft – Life is a Party Valentine’s Arrows and Quiver – A Night Owl Cupid’s Arrow Pretzel Treats – One Little Project Valentine Cupid’s Arrow Craft – Craftaholics Anonymous Valentine’s Day Cupid’s Arrows Pencil Toppers – Momdot   Happy Valentine’s Day! Ciara xx

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St Patrick’s Day Shamrock Crafts for Kids

10 Shamrock Crafts - St Patrick's Day Activities for Kids - Our Little House in the Country

10 Shamrock Crafts for Kids Shamrock Button Craft – Oopsey Daisy Four Leaf Clover Paper Art – Meaningful Mama Shamrock Man – Little Family Fun  Paper Strip Shamrocks – Sugar Bee Crafts Wine Cork Shamrocks – Crafty Morning Beaded Shamrocks – Fun A Day Marble Painting Shamrocks – Plain Vanilla Mom How to Make Felt Shamrocks – Positively Splendid Mosaic

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14 Valentine’s Day Sensory Play Ideas

14 Valentines' Day Sensory Play Ideas - Our Little House in the Country

14 Valentine’s Day Sensory Play Ideas Valentine’s Day Ice Play Loving Hands – Little Bins for Little Hands Melting Hearts Word Search – Inspiration Laboratories Valentine’s Sensory Box – Learning and Exploring Through Play Valentine’s Day Play Dough – Craftulate Heart Textured Playdough -Learning and Exploring Through Play An Invitation to Make..Love Bugs – Multicraftingmummy Valentine’s Day Goop on the

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25 St. Patrick’s Day Sensory Play Ideas and Recipes

25 St Patrick's Day Sensory Play Ideas and Recipes - Our Little House in the Country

25 St Patrick’s Day Sensory Play Recipes, Bins and Ideas St Patrick’s Day Sensory Bin – Feels Like Home 40+ St Patrick’s Day Sensory Tubs – Living Montessori Now St. Patrick’s Day Sensory Bin and Activities – Fantastic Fun and Learning St Patrick’s Day Sensory Bin Activity – Kids Play Box St Patrick’s Day Sensory Bin – The Chaos and

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Lola the Toilet Roll Love Bug Butterfly Valentine’s Craft

Toilet Roll Valentine's Day Love Bug Craft for Kids - Our Little House in the Country

Toilet rolls are so great for seasonal craft ideas and these cute butterflies are perfect for Valentines day or Mothers’ day! Toilet Roll Love Bug Butterflies – A Preschool Valentine’s Day Craft What you need: toilet rolls paint – pink or red paper – red, pink, purple googly eyes glue pipecleaners sellotape What you do: paint the tubes pink or

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Keeping Toddlers Busy in the Garden – A Guest Post by Building Blocks and Acorns

Keeping Toddlers Busy in the Garden - A Guest Post by Building Blocks and Acorns

Hi, I’m Louise and I’m so excited to be guest-posting here at ‘Our Little House in the Country.’ My usual ‘home’ is Building Blocks and Acorns, where I share the activities I do with my two year old son, on my days off as a Primary School teacher and nursery worker. Often, the activities we do have a nature or

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Toilet Roll Penguins

Toilet Roll Penguins - Our Little House in the Country

Toilet roll penguins – a cute and easy wintry craft for preschoolers!The weather has been pretty awful this week so we have been keeping busy in the afternoons with lots of toilet roll crafts!  Hope you enjoy our Penguins! Toilet Roll Penguins – A Winter Preschool Craft What you need: toilet roll tubes black paint paper – white, orange, black,

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