FREE Printable to Help Keep Kids Healthy & Active
Simon Says Workout for Kids! Your kids will get a workout without realizing it when you make fitness into a fun game. Scroll to the bottom for the link to print this! When it comes to encouraging my kids to eat healthier and exercise more, I have found that there are 2 tricks that almost always work. If I want them to make better food choices, I need to involve them in the purchase and preparation of the meals. If I want them to exercise more, I need to make it fun. Kids like to emulate the…
Balloon Tennis Gross Motor Play Activity
Are you stuck inside? Too rainy, too hot, too snowy? Kids still need to get the wiggles out and a stuck indoors day can mean a ton of unused energy. If your kids seem like they are climbing the walls, then try this easy and cheap balloon tennis game. I always make sure I have balloons on hand for indoor gross motor play. EASY INDOOR BALLOON TENNIS GAME! This balloon tennis game couldn't be any simpler, but it is loads of fun. Just take a look at my son in the photos below. Make sure to pick…
Gross Motor Activities: Indoor Fun For Preschoolers
Indoor Gross Motor Activities These fun indoor games are perfect for developing kids' gross motor skills! Simple to set up and great for getting out extra energy. Do you have a gross motor, sensory seeker? Do you have a VERY active child? I do, so I created these super easy indoor gross motor activities to enjoy anytime! For different variations also check out our line jumping and tennis ball games too! These gross motor activities are extremely useful for children with sensory seeking…
Winter time large motor play for the preschool classroom
Ways to get your kids moving indoors and enhance gross motor development In the winter time, we have a lot of requests for indoor games and large motor activities. While we try to get outdoors, even for a small amount of time each and everyday, Midwest winters can be frigid forcing our time outside to be
6 Gross Motor Activities for Large Groups
Doing gross motor activities with a large group can be daunting. Here are 6 easy to set up, and with limited equipment, Gross motor activity ideas!
Simple Kid Friendly Olympics Party
Are you ready for the next Olympics? Don't miss these awesome ideas for a simple Olympics party, including super easy decorations and kid-friendly food such as Olympic ring pizza, Oreo medals, and torches made from Cheetos. So cute!
Learning Body Parts for Toddlers
Click the image for more on teaching body parts and to print this free printable. The Wiggle Song Printable and great resources on TEACHING BODY PARTS! Great for toddlers, preschool, and kindergarten! For more learning themes follow @KaraCarrero
More than 30 Move & Learn Activities for Preschoolers
Have fun moving and learning all the tools a preschooler will need. From letter sounds to science projects. Preschoolers are learning a lot every day. Especially when they are in school. When they're home, they