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Has your house been taken over by FIFA World Cup fever? Soccer lovers around the world are celebrating the World Cup in Brazil with parties and decorations cheering on their favourite country’s teams. Here are some fun activities and crafts so the kids can have some World Cup fun too!
The Olympic Games provide many wonderful teaching moments and opportunities to connect with your kids. With the 2012 Summer Olympics in London just a few weeks away, have been trying to incorporate as many Olympic related projects as possible into our day to day activities.
We have been learning a lot about the Olympics and gearing up for the Winter Games coming soon! My son has been watching several videos of downhill skiing and snowboarding and decided that he wanted to make his own snowboard and try it at home!
Piling up the couch pillows and taking a running jump was all that we needed to create our Pillow Olympics! Get the kids to help make score signs and you can even sneak in some number recognition and even some addition fun as well!
Making the Olympic flag is a perfect teachable moment for so many early learning skills; colour recognition, patterning, cutting and gluing! Once you and your child recognize the Blue, Yellow, Black, Green and Red pattern, there is no end to how many ways you can create these rings in your house and practice making the pattern! Here are 5 ideas to make the Olympic Flag with your child.
The Olympics is just around the corner, and my family is getting excited for all of the Games to come. The Olympics also offers lots of teachable moments for families with young children. Some you plan, and some, well, just seem to create themselves out of cardboard and crayons!
FIFA 2014 is here and kids of all ages are getting in on the fun! We love this idea for a summer World Cup party or to celebrate your child’s summer birthday! Soccer and World Cup birthdays are going to be popular this year.