Monday, 10 January 2011

Winter Wonderland Activities

Here's some of what we are doing for the next few weeks on our Winter theme:

Beautiful real snowflake pictures- matching game

I bought an image sheet from this fab Etsy shop called Piddix
Printed two and cut out the most distinctive shapes.
This is great for older children as it can be quite challenging if you want it to.

I laminated and cut out the rest to use for counting activities.

Counting cards.

Spooning/transferring winter sequins

Antarctic Animals 3-part cards from here.

Sorting Wintry beads

Using his iceberg stacker: he had to arrange the pieces in as many
different ways as possible.
He really enjoyed this.

Snowball soap surprises:
grate white soap, stick some "treasure" in the centre,
build the ball up with warm moist hands and let dry.


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  1. Fantastic acitivities, it's awesome how you got pictures of real snowflakes! I also have the surprise soap on my to-do list :) thanks for sharing

  2. Like your ideas! Specially the soap treasure ;)

    Just stopping by to let you know that each Friday we'll hold weekly linky under the name "HIGH PAW - show us your best!" and anything toddlers related is welcome! :)

    You can add your ideas to last weeks linky here:

  3. Ohhh! That looks like fun! I especially like the snowball surprises!

  4. Lots of lovely ideas!

  5. I like all of your winter activities. My favorite is the snowball surprise soap. I've included your post on my weekly favorites here: Enjoy what's left of the weekend!


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