Snow and Ice Play Ideas for Kids! [It’s Playtime!]

Here are 8 creative ideas for playing and learning with ice and snow! Welcome to the first It’s Playtime of the new year and please come and link up your own blog posts below so that we can feature you in future weeks.

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10 Christmas Ornaments Kids can Make [It’s Playtime!]

Here is a collection of simple ideas for quick, easy and sentimental Christmas ornaments you can make with your kids this week! These were linked up through It’s Playtime and use a wide range of media with lots of different Christmas themes. Check out the links to each one! 

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10 Sensory Bins for Christmas and Winter [It’s Playtime!]

Tis’ the season for sensory bin play! Here are 10 fantastic ideas for ways to enliven your sensory play areas this Christmas and Winter time, using all the wonderful scents and tactile, sparkly materials that are so readily available! These activities were linked up to It’s Playtime, as well as a few from our own

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12 Christmas and Winter Play Dough Recipes

Here are 12 fantastic play dough recipes that will be perfect to make and play with this Christmas and winter! In fact, many of them would be easy, homemade and frugal (not to mention original and fun!) gifts to give to the kids in your life too.

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8 Christmas Cards Kids can Make! [It’s Playtime]

Here are 8 fantastic, original and creative Christmas card crafts for kids to make this season, linked up through It’s Playtime!

[Clockwise:]Coloured Paper Snowflakes At Home with AliSplattered Cards Art Club BlogCork Stamped Christmas Trees Mudpies and SunshinePom Pom Snowman Mummy, Mummy Mum!Collage Christmas Trees Rainy Day MumHandprint Rudolph The Imagination TreeUp-cycling Kids Art into

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