Colour Matching Tray

#playwithpackagingmaterials Whenever I see some nice food containers I would collect them to make things for the kids to play and learn. I like this container in particular because it has 10 compartments which I love to use it as a 10 frame for Maths work. To make this colour matching tray, I used my … Continue reading Colour Matching Tray

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 Colour Cards

#playwithpackagingmaterials This activity is perfect for some sensory fun for toddlers while introducing colours to them. If you have seen my previous posts you might noticed that bottle lid is one of the items I often use in my busy bags / activity sets. When I was designing this activity I was looking for different … Continue reading Touch and Feel Colour Cards

2-piece Shape Puzzles

#playwithpackagingmaterials I made some simple 2-piece shape puzzles using some leftover cardstock from packaging materials and foam shapes. I used foam stickers because it adds some sensory touch which is great for toddlers. You don't have to use foam stickers, any large stickers are fine. You can even draw. How to make: I used 2 … Continue reading 2-piece Shape Puzzles

My 3D board game

#playwithpackagingmaterials I made a 3D board game for J to play and learn. It took me a lot of time to design but it all worth it. I wanted the game to be versatile so I can use it to reinforce some subjects such as phonics, sight words, addition, subtraction etc... I have piles of … Continue reading My 3D board game

Simple Counting Busy Bag with leftover Paper Stripes

This is a super duper simple Busy Bag to make. I have a lot of leftover paper stripes from working on my products and I saved them for making some little busy bags for my son to play. You only need a few equipments to make this busy bag: A cutter to cut the paper … Continue reading Simple Counting Busy Bag with leftover Paper Stripes

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