❤️Heart Cookies Matching & Sequencing🔢

Another counting activity to strengthen the little ones number recognition skill and extends further by improving their fine motor skill by gluing the hearts on the squares for ordering them in sequence 😎

Materials Required:

  • Foam sheets
  • Scissor
  • Glue stick
  • Sketch pen

The Making:

  • Cut out little hearts from the foam sheets (no. Of hearts is of your choice) and write the numbers with their corresponding dots on each sides of the hearts as shown below👇

  • Cut them into two halves and place them all mixed up on the plate and let your little one do the matching of the broken hearts by counting their dots

  • For the extended activity:- cut out small squares from the foam sheets such that the little hearts fits in them;

  • Place those squares along with the glue sticks, the matched hearts on a plate and teach your toddler to stick those matched broken hearts onto the squares 

  • Finally, teach them to place it in a sequence of ten frames as shown in below pics 👇

This would be a great introduction of “Ten Frame – number sense” for the little ones along with some learning and developing fine motor skills 

Make this easy to make Heart Cookies [name solely given by Baby Moo 😎] with your little ones and enjoy the evening with some ‘love cookie’ learning my lovelies 😍

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🍎Apple Pops🍭

This easy to make snack pops are super deliciously divine treat for your little ones 😋

We made these for Baby Moos ‘Ramzan activity of caring and sharing’ for his school😎

Ingredients:

  • Apple
  • Nutella
  • Nuts (of your choice)
  • Paddle pop sticks (cut into two half)

The Making:

  • Cut the apple in slices (no. of slices of your choice) using a apple cutter or with a knife

  • Stick the paddle pop sticks into each slices (like lollipops🍭)

(You can even make use of dowels as the sticks :- just cut them in small sizes and stick into the apple slices)

  • Cover each apple pops with the Nutella and cover them with nut toppings of your choice

(Melted chocolate, peanut butter, almond butter, caramel,.. can also be used in the place of the Nutella)

  • You can even cut the apple slices into smaller pieces and cover the tip of those pieces with chocolates and nuts as shown below 👇

💁‍♀️These pops also make a great choice for parties😎

Make this super cool pops at home with your little ones and enjoy the happiness of fruity-nutty eating my lovelies 😍

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🐰Bunny Shape Matching & Counting Activity🐰

A simple but effective way to teach your little ones about the basic shape and numbers in a fun filled activity

Materials Required:

  • Thick paper / Cardboard
  • A4 sheet
  • Pencil
  • Colour pencils
  • Strong Glue
  • Green Felt (scrapes)
  • Black sketch
  • Scissor

The Making:

  • Draw bunnies in various shapes (of your choice) on a paper and keeping it as a model cut out the outline of the bunnies from the cardboard; similarly cut out the carrots, for the shape bunnies in their corresponding shapes

(I have used the cardboard from inside of the newly, store bought shirts😉)

  • Let your little ones colour the bunnies and their carrots (with colours of their choice) and once coloured highlight the bunnies and the carrots using black sketch

  • Now to make the greens of the carrots🥕, take scrap green felt sheet and cut them in the shape of a bush and glue it behind each carrots as shown below

  • Finally place the coloured shape bunnies with their carrots on a flat surface and let your little ones match, count and play

Mommy taught Baby Moo to play with it and we also arranged them in number sequence to match and Baby Moo came with different possible ways to play with it while gaining some knowledge along the way 😎

Make this activity at home and enjoy the evening with some good learning with fun play my lovelies 😍

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