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DINOSAUR PAPER WEAVING ACTIVITY

We’ve been trying out a really fun Fine Motor Activity this week: Paper Weaving*. It’s such a versatile kids craft that can be done by itself or used to make cards or pictures. We made a dinosaur card, but you could use it to make any card by […]

How to Make Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils!

Looking for a fun dinosaur activity/craft to do with the kids? Either at home with your toddler or as part of an activity in a preschool/nursery/school? Have a look at this really simple and fun activity, making dinosaur ‘fossils’ (imprints) using toy dinosaurs and salt dough. What do […]

How to Make a Dinosaur Egg

Here’s an EGGcellent craft! How to make a dinosaur egg! What will you need? PVA glue + water to make paper mache mix. Strips of newspaper/paper Paintbrush String (to hang it) Balloon Scissors Paint (optional) Adult supervision and help Develops: hand eye coordination, fine motor skills and creative […]

How to Make Water Rockets!

Todays activity is Water Rockets! Here’s how we made and launched our very own water rockets* . What did we use? Pop bottles Paper PVA glue Football pump Football pump adapter put in the middle of a wine bottle cork. Water Colouring crayons   How did we make […]

Make your own Paper Cup Aliens!

Today we are making aliens using paper cups! Great fun and fab for those fine motor skills with all the picking up, positioning and sticking! What do you need? Paper/polystyrene/plastic cup Glue Paint Craft bits and bobs (pom poms, googly eyes, buttons, pipe cleaners) How to make them? […]

Make you own Space Rocket!

Today we are challenging you all to have a go at making your very own rockets! We’d love to see your ideas of how you’ve created them. Share them with us on Facebook, Instagram and twitter If you’re looking for an idea of how to make one, have […]