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On this weeks Tuesday Tots I’m featuring 6 activities for tots to learn letters and words. We’re just at this stage with J and he’s loving the phonics, and sight words so sharing activities that showcase different ideas that are easy to do at home fits right in with what we are doing at home and he is doing at school.
First off My Nearest and Dearest shares an alphabet construction
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Mums are not immortal, we get ill and it’s not always possible to take ourselves to bed which is often what we really need to do especially when our extended family work, live far away or are just not there for whatever reason on those days we need activities for the children that can occupy them whilst enabling us to rest and recuperate getting better quicker. I’ve just spent a few weeks like that managing the essentials and nothing much more during the day as I have felt less than normal.
Now don’t get me wrong it’s great to
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Welcome back to this weeks Tuesday Tots – tomorrow I will be posting my featured posts from last week – Activities for Tots for when Mums are under the weather but for today it’s this weeks linky and time for you to come and share the play activities, crafts and learning as well as parenting tips and posts that you have been up to with you under 5′s.
With over 180 posts linked up last week it amazes me the variety of ideas that children around the world are having fun with everyday.
Tuesday Tots is open to anyone
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It’s fun to incorporate a craft and a game together and as this months Virtual Book Club for Kids we’ve combined the two to create a telescope and a fun and simple I Spy game for toddlers and preschoolers to play perfect for some Rainy Day Fun.
At the moment I am working with T at home on colours as everything this week is Yellow – last week it was Green and from some simple games we have been playing it’s obvious that colours is something that she hasn’t grasped so as well as bringing the book “Shark in
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When you take a peek around our house you will find piles and piles of books – whether it’s the pile of board books by T’s bed, the toppling pile of books that J sorts through every night to find his perfect bedtime story – the overflowing book shelves in the kids bedrooms, the pile of books I want to read but always fall asleep before I get a chance sitting on my bedside table or books that have found there way from the shelves to every available room, space in the car and even in the buggy for our
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Welcome to Tuesday Tots – come and see the best ideas for Crafts, Play and learning activities for the Under 5′s each week linked up from around the world.
If you follow Rainy Day Mum you may have seen that I missed last weeks Tuesday Tots – it’s the first time ever but I’ve had a nasty case of flu/cold (yes it was a lot worse than Man Flu! I was in bed for 2 days) and I am still suffering. T and I are spending a lot of time cuddling on the sofa watching Disney Movies and CBeebies
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Welcome back to another week of Tuesday Tots – with over 140 ideas linked up last week it’s fantastic to see the range of activities that everyone is doing each week.
It’s now officially Autumn here in the UK and the nights are drawing in and we’re starting to think about some Autumn crafts and activities – I can’t wait to share some of our fun with you very soon.
If you are popping by for the first time please check out our Tuesday Tots guidelines (there’s not many really) and I look forward to popping by your sites
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Welcome back to another week of Tuesday Tots – some amazing ideas linked up last week I’m loving the appearance of Autumn and Spring post mixed together and the fun that the tots are having around the world.
If you are looking for the featured posts from me – they are coming I’m just getting used to school run having T at home with no J and she’s missing him loads during the day we’re starting to get back into the swing of things but it’s taking time.
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Welcome back to Tuesday Tots with over 100 ideas linked up each week discover new ideas for your under 5′s. This week I’m in a bit of a rush as it’s first week of school for J and we’re getting settled into a new routine and life with full time school.
I will be back on track later this week and featuring posts from the last few weeks to celebrate Autumns arrival.
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