Alphabet Lacing Cardboard Discs

#playwithpackagingmaterials I collected some cardboard and straws over the years, and today I turned them into an activity that can let the little ones to practice the order of alphabets while working on their fine motor skills. It is super easy to make. The cardboard was leftover from my other work so I did not … Continue reading Alphabet Lacing Cardboard Discs

Touch and Feel Counting Cards

#playwithpackagingmaterials I made these touch and feel counting cards today with J. I used form stickers and pom pom rather than normal plain stickers / drawing to add some sensory fun while introducing simple counting. This activity is ideal for preschoolers. How to play: 1) Simple counting You can let your child to touch and … Continue reading Touch and Feel Counting Cards

Car Repair Centre

#playwithpackagingmaterials I must say there are so many interesting packaging materials. I got this black "divider" from buying an instant coffee powder from thr supermarket. I fell in love with it as soon as I opened the package. I knew I could make something with it. I turned it into a Car Repair Centre. I … Continue reading Car Repair Centre

Easy to make counting activity using cardboard and bottle lids

#playwithpackagingmaterials Today I would like to share with you an activity that I made with recycling materials only. It is very simple and easy to make. Equipment : I found some cardboard from my collection of packaging materials. I cut them into the same size. I made 10 cardboard cards for the numbers 1 - … Continue reading Easy to make counting activity using cardboard and bottle lids

2-piece Number Puzzles

#playwithpackagingmaterials This is another activity that I made with packaging materials. I chose some cardstock paper. I prepared 10 cards and cut them into halves. I used the leftover stickers from my son's sticker books, and stick them on the cards. I then wrote the corresponding number on the other half. There, a little activity … Continue reading 2-piece Number Puzzles

Washi Tape Matching Busy Bag

#playwithpackagingmaterials As mentioned in my previous post I love saving packaging materials to make things for the kids to play and learn. Today I used some packaging matierals to make a simple match up busy bag with washi tape. Again, very simple and easy to make. All you need is some cardstock paper , some … Continue reading Washi Tape Matching Busy Bag

Peppa Pig Counting Busy Bag

I love saving packaging materials and turn them into something fun and interesting for the kids to play and learn.  So over the next few weeks I am going to start a new project on reusing recycling materials to make some busy bags #playwithrecyclingmaterials . I have a lot of spare stickers from some sticker … Continue reading Peppa Pig Counting Busy Bag