Educator, parent, and toddler approved--200+ fun, educational toddler activities to establish key learning skills at each developmental milestone. When you play with your toddler they learn essential skills that they don't learn alone. That's why former teacher turned stay-at-home mom, Angela Thayer, filled The Play & Learn Toddler Activities Book with more than 200 toddler activities specifically meant for you and your little one to play and learn together. With toddler activities that reinforce critical skills for each stage of learning, your toddler will learn to make connections, solve problems, and practice language skills while spending meaningful time with you. The Play & Learn Toddler Activities Book includes: An overview of toddler development to help you determine your child's level of readiness for particular toddler activities Over 200 fun toddler activities for children ages 12 months to 3 years, divided by learning category and complete with materials lists, activity times, prep times, and messiness ratings Activity classification icons to quickly identify which type of learning is associated with each of the toddler activities From making bubble wrap art to growing a garden in a bag, The Play & Learn Toddler Activities Book will provide hours of educational fun that both you and your toddler will enjoy.
100+ Fun Early Learning Activities for Inside Play
Author: Krissy Bonning-Gould
Publisher: Rockridge Press
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Thunder and rain outside? Bring the fun and learning inside! It's raining, it's pouring, but staying inside doesn't have to be boring--just bring the fun indoors! In The Rainy Day Toddler Activity Book, you'll find more than 100 toddler activities designed to inspire learning and make sure that grey skies never put a damper on having fun. Watch your toddler exercise fine motor skills with the Magical Starry Sky or create Emotion Spoon Puppets to bolster language development. No matter what appeals to your little one, every idea in this toddler activity book provides an opportunity to practice key developmental milestones. With handy labels that allow you to select activities based on skills learned, prep time, and activity time, you'll always have a game plan for how to spend the day. The Rainy Day Toddler Activity Book includes: 100+ Educational Activities--Combine fun and important skills like problem solving, social-emotional development, creativity, and more with this toddler activity book. Handy Icons--Pick activities based on the skills learned, prep or activity time, and level of messiness. Low or No Mess--Keep clean-up to a minimum with low or no mess activities designed for small and large spaces alike. Even if skies are grey, fun indoor learning can still brighten your day with the The Rainy Day Toddler Activity Book.
160 Games and Learning Activities for the First Three Years
Author: Penny Warner
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Baby Play & Learn was created by child-development expert Penny Warner who offers 160 ideas for games and activities that provide hours of developmental learning opportunities. It includes bulleted lists of skills babies learn through play, step-by-step instructions for each game and activity, and illustrations that demonstrate how to play many of the games. A child's most rapid period of growth and development takes place during the first three years. That's why child development expert Penny Warner offers 160 age-appropriate ideas for games and activities that will provide hours of developmental learning opportunities and rewards for babies. For each game and activity, Baby Play & Learn includes a bulleted list of skills the baby learns through play, step-by-step instructions, a detailed list of easy-to-find materials, variations for added fun and enhanced learning, safety tips, and illustrations demonstrating “how to play.” Baby Play & Learn is designed to help children reach their full potential and have a good time along the way. It is a quick and easy reference guide full of new ideas for busy parents.
Fill Your Baby's Day with Creative Activities that are Super Fun and Enhance Development
Author: Roni Cohen Leiderman
Publisher: Fair Winds Press (MA)
Category: Family & Relationships
Playing with your baby is more than fun and games: it's the key to building a strong relationship with your infant and providing important early stimulation that promotes learning and development. Let’s Play and Learn Together provides 100 games, activities, and exercises that parents can do with their baby to foster cognitive, motor, and language skills as well as creativity and relational skills. Let’s Play and Learn Together shows parents how they can use daily caregiving routines such as feeding, diapering, dressing, bathing, and bedtime as opportunities for play, positive emotional attachment, and learning. You'll also find play ideas for each age and stage and for different developmental levels.
The Ultimate Toddler Activity Guide is a collection of fun and educational activities to do with your toddler. Why this book? HAVE A GUIDE - Forget scrolling through social media or blogs for ideas; now your plan for having fun and teaching your toddler is laid out for you! BE CONSISTENT - You now have a guide to help keep your learning time organized and fun! GIVE YOUR CHILD A HEAD START - Your toddler is naturally curious, so help fuel that curiosity by introducing them to new topics before they get to preschool or school. What is in the book? This book includes 200 activities! There are 19 themes. See themes below. Each activity has a materials list and detailed directions. There are 114 low prep activities--that means the prep time is only 1 or 2 minutes! The book has 49 handouts that correlate with specific themes. The book is 280 pages of fun for you and your toddler to enjoy together! Can a busy mom follow this lesson plan? Sure! These activities are made for busy moms! A few minutes will be needed for you to round up the supplies (and your toddler!) Each activity takes about 10-15 minutes. If certain days are busy for you, schedule around them and only plan on doing the activities on days that work best for you and your little one. Of course, there are days where things feel too hectic, but just hang in there! We may feel too busy to do the activities, but our toddlers aren't too busy to learn and have fun! Themes: Body Parts Community Helpers Emotions Farm Fine Motor Gross Motor Holidays (New Years, Martin Luther King Jr., Valentine's, Presidents' Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Earth Day, 4th of July, Columbus Day, Halloween, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas) Insects and Bugs Left and Right Ocean Seasons Senses Shapes Space Spanish Spelling Name Transportation Weather Zoo Animals Interior pages are printed in black and white but the book will come with an activation code so you can download a full color version if you want any of the pages (like an appendix page) in full color.
Montessori Games and Activities for Your Baby and Toddler
Author: Maja Pitamic
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
Contains more than 60 activities to help parents enjoy, encourage, and assist in their child's key developmental stages. The emphasis is on fun and play as your child begins to explore the surrounding world. Divided into six chapters, the book exploresthe development of the senses, coordination, art, movement, language, and nature. The activities are simple to set up and follow, and they require no specialized knowledge or materials. Templates that relate to the activities can be found at the back ofthe book. --P. 2 of cover.
1. Children can practice problem solving skills with activity books. 2. Children can improve their hand and eye coordination. 3. Children can begin to practice the skills necessary to enter Pre-K. 4. Children can learn to occupy themselves. 5. Children can practice holding a pen or pencil with written activities.
108 Pages Big Activities for Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, Color by Number Coloring Book, Dot-To-Dot Connect the Dots, Kids Crossword Puzzles and Jumbo Word Search, Maps Maze Books for Kids, New Gift for Boy and Girl!
Author: Play & Learn Activity Books
108 Pages in 6 top activities Books For Children! Beautiful dinosaur coloring and activity pages fantastic activity books for toddler, preschool, kindergarten activities, color by number coloring book, connect the dots, kids crossword puzzles & jumbo word search, maps maze books for kids, perfect gift for boy & girl who love the dinosaurs! What's inside the book: ✔ Dinosaur Colour by Numbers. ✔ Dot to Dot Connect the Dots. ✔ Mazes Tracing Activity. ✔ Crossword and Word Search Puzzles. ✔ Copy the Picture. ✔ And Dinosaur Colouring Pages. Let your kids creativity run wild! This children's activity book features: ✔ 108 pages in 6 popular kids activities include dino colouring book, colour by numbers for children, dot to dot book, crosswords & word searches for clever kids, map maze book, copy the picture. ✔ A big variety of activities for kids. ✔ Suitable for all children ages, boys & girls. ✔ Large print 8.5 x 11 inch pages. ✔ High-resolution printing. Activity books also make great gifts for kids. ★★★ Get your Copy Today Now ★★★
Play Activities for the Early Years contains over 140 fun activities to encourage purposeful play. There are six chapters: communication, language and literacy; mathematical development; knowledge and understanding of the world; creative development; physical development; and personal, social and emotional development. The activity pages are clearly laid out and well illustrated, making the book easy to use. Many of the activities have accompanying blackline masters providing a variety of written and pictorial resource material.