Category Archives: toddlers

Gelatin Cakes Part 2

Finishing up post on gelatin cake play, started  in Gelatin Cakes Part 1. This is the same play session using plain gelatin, pipettes, straws, and popsicle sticks.  We started using the popsicle sticks because the kids asked for them, and … Continue reading

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Last-minute father’s day photo gift.

Father’s day sneaks up on some of us. Here’s my favorite last-minute father’s day gift we’ve made for fathers of infants in our care: We were able to give the illusion that he was holding the sign (and keep him … Continue reading

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Gelatin Cakes – Part 1

Gelatin- fun as Jello, but WAY more fun as a sensory experience. I first heard of doing gelatin cakes and pipettes in a philosophy of education class in college, a good ten years ago in a video on Bev Bos. … Continue reading

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Yet another sensory bottle. This one is yellow.

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Still another sensory bottle post.

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Another sensory bottle post

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The Peekaboo Curtain

We had an unused, velcro-backed curtain.  I added a strip of velcro to the shelf, and ta-daaaaa! A peekaboo curtain! this one was right by the changing table, which was very handy when a child who wasn’t getting changed needed … Continue reading

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