Play and Learning: 10 Things Kids Can Do with Lego Bricks

Play and Learning: 10 Things Kids can do with Lego Bricks

Play and learning with Lego bricks can involve more than just building.  Here are 10 things kids can do with Legos.  Kids Activities Blog loves Lego activities like these because they make learning fun for kids. Play and Learning Legos are a classic and multi-functional toy for all members of the family.  They can play […]

{Best Blog} Busy Kids Happy Mom

Mom to Mom: A Kids Activities BLogger Feature

This week’s pick for our best blog feature is Busy Kids Happy Mom. We are featuring an interview with Kristen today and rounding up some of our favorite Busy Kids Happy Mom posts this afternoon.  Kids Activities Blog is so excited about our best blog series.  We are hoping to introduce you to some sites you won’t want to miss! […]

Crayon Wax Rubbing {Cute Crayon Art Ideas}

Wax Rubbing {Cute Crayon Art Ideas for Kids}

Wax rubbing is a classic art project for kids that is easy and fun for kids.  Crayon art ideas like these are great for fine motor skills development, recognizing textures and colors, and they are just plain fun!  We at Kids Activities Blog love this simple craft with crayons and we hope your kids do […]

Static Electricity: Gravity Defying Snake {Kid Science}

Static electricity: Kids will love to make this gravity defying snake!

Have you tried to explain what static electricity is to your child?  You can demonstrate the concept to them as you make static electricity with this gravity defying snake! Kids Activities Blog hopes your child will enjoy playing snake charmer for a day with this fun kid science experiment. Static Electricity Activities which demonstrate static […]

Human Body for Kids: Creative Play and Skeleton Craft

Human Body for Kids: Going to the Doctor and a Skeleton Craft

We have four great ideas for teaching kids about the human body.  They can use creative play and pretend to be going to the doctor or they can make a cute skeleton craft.  Kids Activities Blog knows that creative play and hands on crafts are great ways to reinforce learning for kids. I had the […]

Build a Bridge: Testing Bridge Design {Science Activity}

Build a Bridge Science Activity for Kids {Bridge Designs}

There are so many ways to build a bridge. Let’s take a few minutes and look at four types of bridge design and how well each type of bridge holds pennies. Kids Activities Blog hopes this science activity will get your kids thinking about the reasons why different structures are build the way they are. Build […]

Turbulence on a Plane Explained with Jello {No More Fear of Flying}

Plane Turbulence

Turbulence on a plane can be frightening for kids.  Before their next flight, show them this great demonstration with Jello to help calm their fear of flying.  Kids Activities Blog always loves science experiments that involve food! Turbulence on a Plane After 9/11/01, I developed a fear of flying.  In trying to overcome it, I enrolled […]

Our Mothers Day {Start a Tradition}

Celebrate Mothers Day and start a tradition of your own

Today’s post about our Mothers Day tradition is part of the blog hop, Motherhood: Celebrating Differences, hosted by Mari of Inspired by Family.   Kids Activities Blog hopes that you have a very special Mother’s Day and maybe even start a tradition in your own family.  Be sure to check out the other Mother’s Day […]

Math Game: Geometric Shapes {Hands on Math}

Math Game: Geometric Shapes {Hands On Math}

Here’s a great math game to help your child have fun while learning.   Blocks in geometric shapes can make a great learning tool, especially when a mystery bag is involved. Read on and you’ll see why Kids Activities Blog thinks little kids will just love this hands on math game. Math Game Children learn […]

Math Game for Kids: Snap Plus One {Math with Cards}

Math games for Kids: Snap Plus One {Math with Cards}

This math game for kids makes learning to count fun.  Kids will actually want to practice counting because math with cards feels more like a game than learning. Kids Activities Blog hopes you enjoy this cute card game called Snap Plus One. Math Game for Kids Does your child know how to count to ten or beyond, […]

LEGO Club Monthly Build

Does your child love building with LEGOs?  If so, they will love the monthly LEGO Club Meetings at local LEGO stores. Monthly LEGO Club Meetings take place at all LEGO stores.  Club members meet on Saturday mornings one hour before the store opens.  Kids have so much fun participating in the theme games and building […]

Make It Shine: {Super Shiny} Play Dough Ideas

Make It Shine: {Super Shiny} Play Dough for Kids

Add bling to play dough and make it shine.  Here are a few fun things for kids to add to play dough.  Kids Activities Blog loves finding ways to create new and exciting ways to use everyday play dough for kids. Make It Shine Our kids love things that shine and glow… They also love […]

11 Fun Ideas for Playing With Water

Playing with Water

Playing with water can create hours of fun for kids and parents.  Find out what will sink or float from our most favorite ideas for playing with water from It’s Playtime! on Kids Activities Blog. Your kids will have a blast with any of these great ideas for fun in the sink. 11 Fun Ideas for Playing […]

Word Family Game {Early Reading Activities}

Word Family Early Reading Activities for Kids

Understanding what a word family is can be an important pre-reading skill for preschoolers.  Here are some great early reading activities that re-use bottle caps for learning fun.  Kids Activities Blog hopes you enjoy this fun activity with your child. Word Family Game Bottle caps are great for so many kids’ crafts and activities, but […]

Reading Game: Letter Case Matching Game {Early Reading Activities}

Letter case matching game for kids

This reading game for preschoolers is so colorful and cute!  They will learn letter case (upper and lower) through a simple matching game.  This is a wonderful addition to the many great early reading activities you will find here on Kids Activities Blog. Reading Game It has been said that at the end of every […]

Make Physical Fitness Fun {Alphabet Exercises}

Fun Physical Fitness for Kids {Alphabet Exercises}

Are you wondering how to incorporate physical fitness into your preschooler’s day?  Try these great alphabet exercises with your child and they will learn while they are moving their bodies.  We love to make learning and moving fun here at Kids Activities Blog. Physical Fitness It is important for all kids to move in order to […]

{Best Blog} B-Inspired Mama

Mom to Mom: A Kids Activities BLogger Feature

This week’s pick for our best blog feature is B-Inspired Mama. We are featuring an interview with Krissy today and rounding up some of our favorite B-Inspired Mama posts this afternoon. Kids Activities Blog is so excited about our best blog series.  We are hoping to introduce you to some sites you won’t want to miss! Best Blog B-Inspired Mama connects […]

Drawing Game: Simple Drawing Prompts {Family Games}

Fun family drawing game with simple drawing prompts

Kids love a good drawing game and it also helps to develop their hand muscles which helps as they are learning to write.  This creative game uses simple drawing prompts to spark imaginations.  Kids Activities Blog loves family games and this is one of our favorites. Drawing Game We love to play this fun and […]

Favorite Game: {Make Your Own} File Folder Game

Make Your Own File Folder Game for Kids

What is your favorite game to play with your child?  Have you thought about trying to make your own game based on holiday theme or simply something your child is really interested in?  Here is a great explanation on how to make a file folder game that your child will love.  We at Kids Activities Blog […]

{Best Blog} Octavia and Vicky

Mom to Mom: A Kids Activities BLogger Feature

This week’s pick for our best blog feature is Octavia and Vicky. We are featuring an interview with Kylie today and rounding up some of our favorite Octavia and Vicky posts this afternoon.  Kids Activities Blog is so excited about our best blog series.  We are hoping to introduce you to some sites you won’t want to miss! Best Blog […]

The Seasons of Arnold’s Apple Tree {Change of Seasons Book Activity}

Change of Seasons Book Activity for The Seasons of Arnold's Apple Tree

The Seasons of Arnold’s Apple Tree by Gail Gibbons is a sweet story about a boy and his favorite apple tree.  It is a great book to teach children about the change of seasons.  We at Kids Activities Blog hope your child enjoys this hands-on book activity of colorful trees. I try to be as concrete […]

Knuffle Bunny: Book Inspired Activities {Kids Literature}

Knuffle Bunny Book Inspired Activities {Literature for Kids}

Here are some activities to go along with the wonderful Mo Willems book, Knuffle Bunny.  There are so many wonderful choices in kids literature but any story can come to life for a child if you throw in a few book inspired activities.  Kids Activities Blog is hopes you and your child enjoy this exciting activity together. […]

{Best Blog} My Poppet

Mom to Mom: A Kids Activities BLogger Feature

This week’s pick for our best blog feature is My Poppet. We are featuring an interview with Cintia today and rounding up some of our favorite My Poppet posts this afternoon. Kids Activities Blog is so excited about our best blog series.  We are hoping to introduce you to some sites you won’t want to miss! Best Blog My […]

Coloring Book Pages: Fun Abstract Drawings {Online Coloring Book}

online coloring book

Jennifer Kincaid is a San Francisco-based multimedia artist and independent producer working in Crowdsource Art and Audience-Interactive Participation Art. Her work focuses on facilitating audiences to explore, discover and be seen through creativity and community.

Whether rendering an internal landscape in autobiographical abstract paintings, capturing a found moment in photography, or facilitating creative interaction through crowdsource art projects, Jennifer’s work is about moving through life with the urge to create and connect. In all her compositions, she seeks to illuminate the personal experience.

14 Boredom Busters for Kids

boredom busters

These boredom busters will have kids running instead of whining.  Don’t you love being able to stop “I am bored” right in its tracks?  The fun thing about kids is they don’t WANT to be bored.  They don’t WANT to rest.  They want to play. Today’s kids activities have been some of my favorites that […]

Kids Painting Activity: How to Create Flower Art!

paint with flowers

Shaunna writes at Fantastic Fun and Learning about the hands-on activities and crafts she does with her 2 daughters and 2 little boys who join them for at home preschool. Shaunna
has a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, and she enjoyed teaching kindergarten and first grade for seven years. She can also be found sharing on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/FantasticFunAndLearning), Twitter (http://twitter.com/Shaunna_FFL) @Shaunna_FFL, Pinterest (http://pinterest.com/shaunnaevans/) and Google+ (http://plus.google.com/ b/114184359195382322220/114184359195382322220/posts).

Easter Cupcakes: Cupcake Ideas for the Perfect Easter Dessert

Easter cupcakes: Cupcake ideas for the perfect Easter dessert!

Easter is coming and we think you’ll like this idea for Easter cupcakes.  There are two cute cupcake ideas that your kids will love to help you make.    Kids Activities Blog hopes you enjoy this super cute Easter dessert. Easter Cupcakes We are going to make Easter bunnies and basket cupcakes! Materials Needed: cake […]

14 Things to Do with Kids TODAY!

things to do with kids today

Looking for things to do with kids today?  Boy, oh boy do we have some ideas!  These things to do with kids are super fun and will keep them busy in so many different ways! Earlier today we featured an interview with Melissa from Mama Miss and now we are featuring some of our favorite […]

{Best Blog} Mama Miss

Mom to Mom: A Kids Activities BLogger Feature

This week’s pick for our best blog feature is Mama Miss. We are featuring an interview with Melissa today and rounding up some of our favorite Mama Miss posts this afternoon. Kids Activities Blog is so excited about our best blog series.  We are hoping to introduce you to some sites you won’t want to miss! Best Blog On […]

10 April Fools Day Pranks for Kids

april fools pranks

Pranks for kids can be great fun with April Fool’s Day approaching.  “April Fools!” ,  we shout to one another after pulling a super fun prank on them.  For years, our family has enjoyed this silly holiday, trying to trick one another with harmless fun. There are a TON of great ideas floating around out […]