Teaching Shapes to Toddlers: 13 Fun Ideas to Get Started

Teaching Shapes to Toddlers: 13 Fun Ideas to Get Started

Toddlers are always learning, and when your toddler is around two-years-old, it's time to start teaching shapes to toddlers. My toddlers always love to learn shapes, and with so many fun activities, you'll find plenty of ways to teach your toddlers all the shapes....

14 Activities for 14-Month-Old to Develop Skills and Senses

14 Activities for 14-Month-Old to Develop Skills and Senses

Your 14-month-old is entering an amazing phase of development; you'll see all kinds of new cognitive and motor developments in the coming weeks. Parents want to offer activities for 14-month-old toddlers that support their mind and movement development. This is the...

10 Clever Ways to Teach Your Toddler How to Share

10 Clever Ways to Teach Your Toddler How to Share

There are so many lessons that our toddlers need to learn: from basic life skills like potty training and sleeping in a “big kid” bed, to physical skills like jumping and running, and emotional skills like regulating emotions or sharing with others. At a family...

15 Toddler Busy Board Ideas Your Child Will Love!

15 Toddler Busy Board Ideas Your Child Will Love!

Now that your toddler is cruising around, they've really begun exploring the world around them. You're probably ready to start exposing them to more learning experiences while simultaneously keeping them busy! What better way to do this than with a toddler busy...

21 Important Things to Teach Your 2 Year Old

21 Important Things to Teach Your 2 Year Old

At this age, children are like little sponges, picking up every bit of information about the world around them. The majority of things that your two year old learns will be through play and normal social interaction. Everyday occurrences can provide numerous learning...

11 Simple and Fun Easter Activities for Toddlers

11 Simple and Fun Easter Activities for Toddlers

Honestly is there anything better than a toddler Easter egg hunt? Actually... yes! Easter is the perfect opportunity to prepare fun and simple activities for your toddler to get you both in the holiday spirit. Toddlers love holidays, and watching the look of...

The Benefits of Outdoor Play for Children’s Development

The Benefits of Outdoor Play for Children’s Development

Children don’t just play for fun; they play to learn. Research shows that playing in any way helps develop core cognitive, social and creative skills, but the benefits of outdoor play for children's development are infinite. The playground and outdoor play satisfies a...

Winter Mitten ABC Matching Free Printable

Winter Mitten ABC Matching Free Printable

Winter time is finally here! Time to break out the cool weather clothing- hats, mittens, and coats, oh my. While I don't love when the weather gets cold, the kids don't seem to mind it at all! They love getting bundled up and could still play outside for hours in the...

Free Printable Winter Snowman Letter Matching

Free Printable Winter Snowman Letter Matching

The cold weather makes it the perfect time to do some winter learning activities with my kids! I love making printable activities that teach new skills while also being fun for them. Since my kids have become obsessed with snowmen since well before the Christmas...

Winter Penguin Shape Match Free Printable

Winter Penguin Shape Match Free Printable

If you're trying to teach your toddlers or preschoolers their shapes, I have a great activity for them! This adorable winter penguin shape match game is so much fun for kids ages 18 months to 4! Depending on your child or student's developmental level, toddlers and...

Turkey Color Matching Free Printable

Turkey Color Matching Free Printable

As the Thanksgiving approaches, you're probably looking for ways to incorporate the holiday in teaching your little ones. Sometimes using festive themes like holidays can really get new concepts and ideas to stick for toddlers, preschoolers, and even older kids! This...

1 Year Old Milestones: Typical Development in Your New Toddler

1 Year Old Milestones: Typical Development in Your New Toddler

As your baby has been learning and growing rapidly, you've probably been seeing big changes in their development. Most toddlers reach the typical 1-year-old milestones at various times from 9-15 months. As you've watched your baby grow over the past year, you've...

Fall Fun Window Cling-Ons: A Toddler Fine Motor Activity

Fall Fun Window Cling-Ons: A Toddler Fine Motor Activity

The seasons are changing, the air is more crisp, and the leaves are turning all different colors. It’s that wonderful time of year when you can be outside with your little ones during the day and have them experience all that fall harvest has to offer. However, there...

Pom Pom Tube Drop: Toddler Developmental Activity

Pom Pom Tube Drop: Toddler Developmental Activity

Activity Sneak Peak: Under 5 minute set-up timeRequires only THREE household itemsMulti-sensory and fine motor skillsWorks on problem-solving, cause-and-effect, counting and colorsFor ages 12 months+ This PomPom Tube Drop activity is very simple and...

Free Printable Fall Scavenger Hunt for Toddlers and Preschool

Free Printable Fall Scavenger Hunt for Toddlers and Preschool

Heading to a farm or fall festival this season? You may want to bring along a fall scavenger hunt for your toddler or preschooler to help them see and understand the new fall sights. This fall scavenger hunt is perfect for a day at a pumpkin patch, fall festival, or...

Apple Fine Motor and Coloring Printable Activities for Toddlers

Apple Fine Motor and Coloring Printable Activities for Toddlers

Fall is already in the air! This time of year is so much fun to give your little one plenty of new sensory and learning experiences. They've just come off the high of summer, soaking in the sun, splashing in the pool, and spending hours at the park. Now that the...

16 Activities to Introduce Counting and Math to Your Toddler

16 Activities to Introduce Counting and Math to Your Toddler

Toddlers are learning so many new skills everyday. They're gaining and knowledge and becoming smarter with each month that passes. There are so many learning opportunities available to your little ones. Most skills and concepts they will begin teaching themselves...

12 Muffin Tin Activities for Learning New Developmental Skills

12 Muffin Tin Activities for Learning New Developmental Skills

While we've been stuck at home for quite some time, I've been trying to limit my spending on unnecessary items and that includes new toys for the kids. It seems like they're always bored with everything that they have and I'm guilty of hitting Buy Now on every new...

Sidewalk Chalk Shape Learning Game

Sidewalk Chalk Shape Learning Game

It feels great to be outside once again now that the weather is warm and summer is almost here! Being home with two toddlers has been exhausting, but getting them outside gives us all a break. Since toddlers and preschoolers love to move and learn, here is a great...