It’s Playtime is one of my favorite traditions! Each Thursday I get to feature my favorite play-time posts – as linked up in our weekly kids meme. Are you looking for something fun to do between meals and gluttony over this Thanksgiving weekend? Maybe some of these brain-building activities will keep your kids occupied and having fun. Brain-building Fun . Take a Paper Towel Tube and have experiments to see what size and types of items will fit through the tube. Gratefully Growing in Grace had fun going on a color hunt with her kids and putting only “orange” items down her tube. Related: Easy! How to Make a Geoboard . Here are some great instructions on how to create your own “On-the-Go Geoboard“. Joyce and her blog Dinosaurs and Octopuses is quickly becoming a favorite. . Scrap wood can become treasured outdoor toys. Allison and her kids had fun creating roads out of planks of wood in her back yard. . Thanks to all of you who contributed this past week. Be sure to visit my co-hosts who graciously share this “party” with me each week! Let the Children Play, The Imagination Tree, Messy Kids and Hands On: As We Grow. .

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  1. Thank you so much for featuring our geoboard. And even more for the kind words. This coming from one of my favorite blogs really made my night! Thanks 🙂