Category Archives: Painting Activities

Make Your Mark eBook: Guiding Preschoolers through PLAY!

We are pleased to bring you, our valued readers, our newest collaborative eBook, Make Your Mark.  The eBook brings you 30+ projects that will help your child develop a love of writing, creative storytelling, self-confidence, and compassion. Through play, art, language, and writing … Continue reading

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Mouse Paint: Learning About Colors in Preschool! #TeachECE

All throughout the school year, we will partner with The Early Childhood Education Team to bring you valuable playful learning activities based on a weekly theme.  This week, you’ll find resources to help your children learn about COLORS.  Whether you … Continue reading

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Lavender Scented Sensory Paint and Lavender Pre-Writing in Preschool!

Lavender Scented Sensory Paint and Pre-Writing in Preschool! We are pleased to join the #PlayfulPreschool blogging team in offering Flowers-themed playful learning activities this week!  Please be sure to check out more awesome activities that are linked at the bottom … Continue reading

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Non-Standard Painting Tools and Crafts for Preschool: Legos, Blocks, and More!

 As in most classrooms, we have daily tasks that the children do.  Once a week, all of our children transform themselves into “Classroom Clean-up Super Heroes.” The children can choose what they wish to be and create accessories for the important … Continue reading

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Summer Crafts to “Beat the Heat!”

LOOKING FOR SOME EASY KID’S CRAFT ACTIVITIES?  WE CAN HELP!  Check out our THEMES for MANY other ideas for arts, crafts, literacy, math, science, large motor, and play! CEREAL RAINBOWS We used markers to draw arcs on construction paper. The … Continue reading

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Apple Themed Activities for Learning & Play in Preschool!

Our newest theme, APPLES, is now available at The Preschool Toolbox Blog!  We are pleased to offer many new and exciting ideas centered around an Apple Themed activities just for kids!  If you are looking for a way to get … Continue reading

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