The message about why we celebrate Easter hides behind the Bunnies and Eggs. Many children don’t know the Easter Story….

Kids love to dig in the soil and see what is there. But, soil is much much more than just…

When I taught mathematics I remember having a giant hundred’s chart in my classroom we would work on counting backwards…

I firmly believe that one of the best ways to learn especially for children is through hands-on activities. Most children…

Apart from butterfly cakes the other regular cake I made growing up with my Mum growing up were rock cakes…

One of my favourite topics for early Spring into April is Rainbows. With lots of rain and sunshine, you can…

One of my most used resources for learning are dice. I have a collection of different sided dice as well…

Tacos are yummy. Dragons are fun. Combine the two and you get the imaginative book Dragons Love Tacos. The book…

One of the areas of Mathematics that I spent a lot of time focusing on when I taught and with…

My daughter came home from school excited about something she had learned in maths recently that division and multiplication are…

One of the first words that many toddlers and preschoolers learn to read, write and spell is their own name….

As your child transitions from counting by route to counting out and number recognition it’s important to get hands-on with…

I’m keeping my fingers crossed that this year will be the year that the kids get to see snow in…

One of the topics that children can find challenging in mathematics is fractions especially when it comes to adding and…

This winter-themed multiplication game is perfect for reviewing the times tables 1 to 6 and can be played solo or…

We love retelling stories and have found that story stones are a great way to this as we can quickly…

Here on Rainy Day Mum, we love sharing books and activities with our kids. For preschoolers, we run a Virtual…

If there’s ever a book to encourage kids to create and send their own Christmas cards to friends and family…

Sensory play is one of the best ways to help kids remember and process information. A sensory bin that goes…

Both my four-year-old and five-year-old have an especial interest in spelling and reading right now. All I want is to…

Growing up, many of my grade school teachers kept The Jolly Christmas Postman in their holiday libraries. My classmates and…

This easy hot cocoa gift was inspired by the classic storybook, “The Jolly Christmas Postman.” Cerys introduced me to the…

Welcome winter with a fun sensory activity that is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. This no-mess melted snowman sensory bag…

In the book The Snowman by Raymond Briggs, the snowman can fly. This STEM design challenge is based the book…