Ideas and Activities for Kids Whatever the Weather!

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Summer Activities, Crafts and Recipes

collage showing the covers of some of the best books about summer for toddlers and preschoolers as selected by Rainy Day Mum's kids
Selection of the count and clip cards in the FREE printable pack from Rainy Day Mum for some summer themed counting practice for preschoolers. The text reads Free printable Summer Clip and Count Cards.
A sun shaped suncatcher made by a child on a window with the sun shining through. The text reads Summer Suncatcher Craft for Preschoolers
Toddler sitting on the beach in the summer playing with a bucket of sand. Text reads 20+ Simple Toddler and Preschool Summer Activities

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Nature Activities for Kids

Apple slices covered in peanut butter and bird seed hanging by string from a tree. Text overlay reads How to Make Apple Bird Feeders.
preview of the pages inside the free printable bird watching journal for kids
Step by step guide to making suet balls with kids, a fun and essential winter wildlife activity for nature study and kindness challenges.
Image of 2 girls in the woods looking at the insects that can be found on the bark of a tree holding jars and equipment text on the image reads All Year Nature Study Activities for Kids

Easy Recipes to Cook with Kids

pouring Mayan Xocolatl from a jug into a cup to taste as part of a history unit on Mayan Civilisation
mum and toddler in the kitchen with a bowl cooking together text reads Cooking with Toddlers
image of viking bread on a lined baking tray with a carton viking plus a printable recipe card to make the bread shown on the image. Text reads Viking Bread Recipe with FREE Recipe Card
rock cakes

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Popular Activities for Kids This Week!

mum, dad and preschooler laughing and singing together with text reading classic nursery rhymes with lyrics and videos
tadpoles in an observation tank eating the algae from some pond weed text reads Frog Life Cycle How to Raise Tadpoles
a child planting seeds in a seed tray outside on the ground. The text reads Quick and Easy Seeds to Grow with Kids
Rocket Science and Craft for Kids

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Samples of the spring iSpy Game on a wooden background. Text reads FREE Printable iSpy Spring Game.
Covers of 4 of the best fish books for toddlers and preschoolers. Including Pout Pout Fish and More. Text overlay reads The Best Fish Books for Toddlers and Preschoolers.
Kids adding worms to a homemade wormery from a plastic bottle. Text overlay reads How to Make a Wormery with Kids.
A spring game for toddlers and preschoolers with a DIY die and pictures to play. Text overlay reads FREE Printable Spring Game for toddlers and preschoolers.