The Greatest: A super-fun addition game

I am delighted to welcome Jennifer from Education.com in this guest post focused on math for 2nd grade. Get ready! Get set! Add your sums! This super-fun, fast-paced addition game is a great way to help your child find large sums using playing cards. Each player gets three cards and must arrange them in place value to create the greatest sum possible. Speed up the critical thinking … Continue reading The Greatest: A super-fun addition game

DIY: Fun photo frames to make with the kids!

Get creative with the kids and create a fun frames using photo prints, popsicle sticks and a few craft embellishments.  Simply follow these easy steps What you’ll need: Popsicle sticks Glue Craft embellishments Photo prints (4×4″ or 4×5″) String/ ribbon Instructions: 1. Begin by laying down the photo print and gluing the popsicle sticks on to the 4 sides, forming a frame for your photo. 2. Add fun … Continue reading DIY: Fun photo frames to make with the kids!

Colgate Magical Stories – A Space Adventure

Listening to little children weave stories is enthralling experience! It’s a milestone in itself when the child begins to express and enact his imagination and creativity. When I received the New Colgate Packs which had the Space theme, I knew for sure that it would invoke interest in my little boy. The Colgate “Magical Space Adventure” has three different sets based on the ‘Magical Space’ theme … Continue reading Colgate Magical Stories – A Space Adventure

When we create we become more alive!

Who doesn’t feel ‘restless’ or ‘bored’ when in a stagnant situation or a fixed routine? The good news is that restlessness can be channelized into doing something creative like writing, drawing, painting, taking photographs, playing music or even cooking, everyday! And in the process of creating something new, you may find that you have a flair or a talent that was hidden deep inside you … Continue reading When we create we become more alive!

How to make a Colorful Dangler

Here is a fun and creative DIY dangler idea for kids (and grown ups) using OHP sheets and multi- surface markers. Materials required: OHP Sheet Oodles of Doodles Multi-Surface Markers Twigs Copper wire Yarn or ribbon Poster colors to paint the twigs (optional) In this project, I’ve cut an A4 size OHP sheet into 4 to create danglers. Step 1: Doodle a playful and colorful design using … Continue reading How to make a Colorful Dangler

DIY holiday cards and more for kids

Why not make some fun and creative cards and decor this holiday season to add a beautiful, personalized touch to your holiday décor? Here are few easy and cute ones that all the family can join in and help kids create their own holiday cards and decor. My son (3 years old) created these cards with a little direction from me using the  Fresh Pick Scented Neon … Continue reading DIY holiday cards and more for kids

A toddler’s favorite crayons!

Alwin has been using the Rainy Dayz Gel Crayons since a couple of months and he absolutely loves them! This set is perfect to draw vibrant, bold colors on glass surfaces and paper too. 12 bright colors which kids will love creating art with.This set is versatile and here are few ways my son has been putting his crayon set to good use. Color on glass! Canvas Art Holiday Ornaments A cardboard … Continue reading A toddler’s favorite crayons!

Every child is an artist!

Do you have a little one that loves to be creative? To keep their hands and minds busy? My post today is very special as I’m sharing pages from my 3 year old creative son’s sketchbook which he has created over the last couple of months. A Rainbow  created using Rainy Dayz Gel Crayons Strokes created using Chunkies paint sticks Strokes created using Stars of the … Continue reading Every child is an artist!