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10 Fun Ways to Bond with Your Child

10 Fun ways to bond with your child

Being a parent involves a lot of things, such as teaching your child manners and responsibility. It is also essential to have fun with your child and meet his or her emotional needs. Your child needs a lot of attention and when you meet these needs you have a much …

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Making Sock Puppets with Kids

make sock puppets with kids

Are you always finding lonely socks lying around? How about putting them to good use and making sock puppets with the kids? They’re so easy to make – you only need a few materials! – and putting them together is sure to bring out your child’s creative side. The fun …

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Make Your Own Bouncy Balls

Make Your Own Bouncy Balls

Make your own bouncy balls with these few ingredients. Easy to do and so much fun! Ingredients: 2 tablespoons Hot Water 1/2 teaspoon Borax 1 tablespoon Maizena 1 tablespoon Glue Food Colouring You will also need some plastic cups and spoons that can get a little messy. Instructions: In a …

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Make Your Own Slime

Make Your Own Slime

Once again I set out to my daughter’s school to show the kids how to make your own slime. I tested this activity on a group of 3 year olds and they loved it. This one can get quite messy *note to self: next time bring spare clothes for myself …

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Erupting Snow Volcanoes

Erupting Snow Volcanoes

And for our next experiment we tried Erupting Snow Volcanoes. This is a great activity for kids! I took the ingredients needed to my 3 year old daughter’s preschool yesterday and tried it out with her class of 11 kids. What a raging success! Here’s how you do it: Take …

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Make Your Own Snow!

Make Your Own Snow

Make your own snow with just 2 ingredients! This was a hit with my 3 year old daughter and my 1 year old son. Simply mix 500g Bicarbonate of Soda with 1 can shaving cream and you have snow. It even feels cool to the touch. You can make snowballs …

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Kids Activities: Soft No Cook Playdough

Soft No Cook Playdough

Making soft, no cook playdough was such an easy activity, loads of fun, quick to make and only 3 ingredients! Ingredients: Maizena Hair conditioner Food colouring Use 1 part conditioner to 2 parts Maizena. Put the conditioner in a bowl and add the Maizena, mix with a spoon. Add some …

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