Trying to figure out what to do with toddlers? Look no further! We have a great list of things to do with toddlers! From crafts to activities these are great for babies and toddlers to explore the world around them and practice fine motor skills.

Things to do with toddlers

What To Do With Toddlers

Things to do with toddlers to keep them busy is all around us.  We have narrowed it down for you!   Finding age appropriate activities for kids at any age is important for fun and to limit frustration.

This morning we featured Trisha from Inspiration Laboratories as a best blog pick and this afternoon she is sharing with us a bunch of things to do with toddlers.  We have loved having her as a regular contributor here to Kids Activities Blog {yay!} and are thankful to call her a Quirky Momma!

Things to do with Toddlers Inside

Wondering what to do with toddlers? Look no further! We have a great list of things to do with toddlers!

1. Cardboard Tube Activities

What you can learn from a cardboard tube – Oh what fun! Toddlers love to explore and this simple activity shows all the ways a cardboard tube was utilized for fun!

2. Toddler, Box, and Magnet Activity

Toddler, box and a magnet – Having a toddler learn how a magnet works through a clear box seems almost like magic!

3. Learn Colors With This Toddler Color Matching Activity

Train color matching –  One of our favorite books, Freight Train by Donald Crews, comes to life with this lovely game of color matching.

4. Toddler Science Activities

Baking Soda & Vinegar Bubbles – Creating a bubbling washcloth with simple kitchen ingredients will make toddlers giggle!

5. Fun Toddler Storytelling Activity

Storytelling – Retelling a favorite story with props can help toddlers learn sequencing in the middle of play.

6. Toddler Cause and Effect Activities

Chain reaction – Asking “what will happen” and then seeing what REALLY does is fun and learning for toddlers.

7. Fun Constellation Toddler Craft

Constellations – Create your own starry sky on the living room floor!

8. Toddler Moon Art

Moon Art – This simple toddler art project is inspired by Eric Carle’s Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me story.

Things to do with Toddlers Outside

9. Observe Flower and Insects Activity

Observing flowers and insects – Toddlers love a good treasure hunt and outside is the perfect location.

10. Toddler Sound Hunt Activity

Sound hunt – Inspired by Dr. Suess’ Mr. Brown Can Moo, Can You? going on an outdoor sound hunt can be a great activity for toddlers.

11. Toddler Cloud Dough Activity

Cocoa Cloud Dough  – This play dough smells amazing and will be great fun for toddler play.

12. Collecting Leaves Activity

Collecting Leaves – So much to see, learn and smell when you are collecting leaves.

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What things will you be doing with your toddler?

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  2. Some wonderful toddler ideas…thanks for sharing with us! Already a big fan of Trisha’s blog!