Story Book Summer – Edwina the dinosaur that didn’t know she was extinct

Quick and Easy dinosaur feet bringing the book Edwina the dinosaur that didn't know she was extinct alive for kids

Our last day of the Dinosaur week as part of Story Book Summer and today I welcome Emma from P is for Preschool to share a craft based on the book Edwina the dinosaur that didn’t know she was extinct by Mo Willems one of our favourite dinosaur books.

My 5-year-old daughter Kay and I read Edwina, the Dinosaur That Didn’t Know She Was Extinct, a book that recommends itself simply by being from the wonderfully creative Mo Willems. Poor kind Edwina, wondering around, helping the humans whenever she can and beloved by all…except Reginald Von Hoobie Doobie, who

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Story Book Summer – Digging up Dinosaurs

Digging up Dinosaurs - fossil making bringing the book alive

With just over a week left of story book summer we’re still focusing on Dinosaurs and today we welcome Cassie from 3 Dinosaurs to share an activity from the book Digging Up Dinosaurs (watch out as we will be featuring an activity based on this next week as well as part of the Virtual Book Club for Kids).

Hi, I’m Cassie from 3 Dinosaurs. I’m a mom of 3 Romping, Stomping & Roaring girls! I blog about fun art & craft activities for ages 4 to 8. I also make a few free printables. Check out the fun activity that

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Back to School breakfast ideas for kids

Back to school breakfast ideas for kids to get them ready to learn

Are you kids fed up with cereal want some fantastic breakfast ideas to kick start the school year and prepare the kids to learn throughout the day then check out these 7 days of breakfast ideas for kids to enjoy. Our mornings start early here – 6am is consider a lie in and when the kids are still asleep at 6:30 it’s a minor miracle in our household. We’ve adapted but now with both J and T at school for long days having a breakfast that keeps them filled up for the morning until snack time (sometime around 10) is

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Tuesday Tots – Summer 2014 Tuesday 5th August

Tuesday Tots - crafts, activities, family fun for kids of all ages

I am slowing down my summer, enjoying the days and the lighter evenings with the kids and my husband and until September I will not be featuring activities on a weekly basis for Tuesday Tots… But PLEASE keep linking up as come September I will be back on track and using the next 5 weeks Tuesday Tots linkies to create some amazing resources for you to find ideas for back to school (whether you homeschool or are supporting your children at home with their school work), themed early autumn activities and some fantastic play posts.

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Story Book Summer – How do Dinosaurs Eat their Food

How do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food - dino picnic part of Story Book Summer on Rainy Day Mum

We’re going Dinosaur mad this week on Rainy Day Mum as part of our Story Book Summer Series and today we’re welcoming Glittering Muffins with their son to share an activity bringing the book How do Dinosaurs Eat their Food to life with a Dino Picnic.

We are very happy to guest post here on Rainy Day Mum with one of our few posts outside of our blog. Glittering Muffins is a Canadian blog that brings you recipes, crafts, activities and more, with our son Nico (a true dinosaur enthusiast and expert) as focal

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Tuesday Tots – Summer 2014 – 29th August

Tuesday Tots - crafts, activities, family fun for kids of all ages

I am slowing down my summer, enjoying the days and the lighter evenings with the kids and my husband and until September I will not be featuring activities on a weekly basis for Tuesday Tots… But PLEASE keep linking up as come September I will be back on track and using the next 5 weeks Tuesday Tots linkies to create some amazing resources for you to find ideas for back to school (whether you homeschool or are supporting your children at home with their school work), themed early autumn activities and some fantastic play posts.

Topics that I know

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Story Book Summer – Three Little Dinosaurs Egg Rescue

Bringing alive Three Little Dinosaurs Egg Rescue with Kids - egg hunting and rescuing

 

It’s the penultimate week of Story Book Summer and this week we’re going Dino crazy with some Crafting, play and activities based around some fun Dinosaur books for Kids. Today I welcome Emma from Adventures for Adam sharing Three Little Dinosaurs Egg Race and a fun activity to bring it alive for young children.

Hello! I am Emma from Adventures of Adam. You won’t believe how thrilled I am to be appearing on Rainy Day Mum. I am Mum to 2 year old Adam. At Adventures of Adam we blog about “play activities that won’t cost the earth

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Story Book Summer – Stone Soup

Making Crock Pot Soup with kids to bring alive the book Stone Soup

Classic tales whether your traditional fairy tales, folk tales or those that just pass the test of times are always favourites and today we’re finishing off our Fairy Tales week of Story Book Summer with the book Stone Soup brought to you by Betsy from B Photo Art.

Thank you Cerys, for the invitation to participate in Story Book Summer! I’m Betsy, a photographer and mom of two boys. You can find me at BPhotoArt.com, where I blog about photography and parenthood.

 

Stone Soup is a classic tale about making something from “nothing” and learning to share. My toddler

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Story Book Summer – Alice the Fairy

Setting up a fairy garden to bring alive the book Alive the Fairy as part of Story Book Summer on Rainy Day Mum

Fairy Tales are some of my favourite classic tales to share with children and mine and T’s favourite unusually include fairies and princesses – Today as part of Story Book Summer on Rainy Day Mum we are welcoming Mary Catherine from Fun A Day sharing a play activity for the book Alice the Fairy.

Hi there, Rainy Day Mum readers! I’m Mary Catherine, and I write about fun, meaningful learning over at Fun-A-Day. Today I’d love to share a DIY fairy garden inspired by David Shannon’s Alice the Fairy. Shannon’s whimsical story centers on Alice, a self-described “temporary fairy”.

 

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