27 Ways to Play Outdoors This Spring

Spring has sprung here in the Midwest, and we couldn’t be more relieved to be spending more time outdoors!

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Dinosaur Fossil Dig Activity & Extensions

It’s time for another dinosaur post! 😀

Today’s activity is a DIY dinosaur dig designed for your little paleontologists.

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Sensory Ice Play

Is anybody else a parent of a Frozen fan? This house is full of Frozen related items, and Hubby and I could probably belt out every lyric from every song of the movie.

I recently found a pin from Learning and Exploring Through Play with this cute and easy winter, nature-themed sensory play idea, and I knew I had to try it!

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10 Ways to Play Outdoors This Autumn

I recently read a fabulous article about how important play is to a child’s holistic education, specifically for kiddos under 7 years old.

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What is an Invitation to Play?

I had never heard the term “invitation to play” outside of the context of actually inviting friends over for a play-date until a few months ago.

After seeing the term on an education blog, I did a lot of research, and here’s what I discovered.

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