Kitchen Projects with Kids

This project was not just a fun exercise or a way to fill my children’s day. These projects build fine motor skills, math and reading skills related to reading a recipe for readers, and the ability to follow directions. Most of all, activities like this help my children explore the creative process in a way that allows for mess and mistakes.

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Make Your Own Printing Press

My 7 year old and I are learning more about the history of English in her Fun with English Unit Study.  Hands-on learning is my daughter’s preference so we got a little messy and made our own printing press with things we had around the house. We used: Washable paint…

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Math and Art Combine for Symmetrical Fun

Symmetrical fun   Zome Tools has been a great resource for us to explore math concepts in a hands-on way.  Two of my children have a visual learning style so I figured that Zome Tools would be a great fit to explore geometric concepts.  We started by exploring different shaped bubbles…

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