Under 3s activities
Simple ideas for activities with children under three, using everyday resources to engage all the senses.
Good practice begins with babies, but nurseries have historically focused more on older children. Three years on from the Baby Room Project, Hannah Crown asks if anything has changed.
Sensory explorations with shakers and drums
Lay the foundations of physical literacy
Why buy activity centres and mobiles when you can create your own
Fill up on learning fun
Cinnamon shapes Give the children sheets of sandpaper of varying roughness. Invite them to make marks...
Make the most of children's interest in all kinds of animals
Creative activities to span all areas of learning
Rip, scrunch and pop your way to fun activities for early learning
Play with mirrors helps build baby and toddlers' self-awareness and satisfies their fascination with...
Explorations can extend beyond texture, colour and pattern