Dinosaur Craft for Toddlers

dinosaur craft for toddlers

I wanted to incorporate a craft as part of Dinosaur Week here on Love, Play, Learn. My daughter is 22 months old and still has trouble with many crafts so I am always trying to think of fun ideas that she is able to do. This one is great because she gets to make a [...]

{Dinosaur Week} 5 Tips for Getting the Most out of Field Trips

Field trip tips for kids

To enhance and expand on what we have been learning about dinosaurs this week, we decided to take a field trip to our local Natural History Museum. I thought that this would help my daughter’s interest and understanding of excavation since we are going to do a dinosaur excavation sensory project later in the week [...]

Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils

Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils

Dinosaur week would not be complete without making dinosaur fossils! This is an easy and fun way for children to learn about fossils. For this activity you’ll need: Salt dough (recipe found here) Small dinosaur figurines (mine were bought at the dollar store) First prepare your salt dough and then roll it out to about [...]

{Dinosaur Week} How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight Book Review

How does a dinosaur say goodnight review

To start off Dinosaur Week on Love, Play, Learn I thought I would share and review one of my daughter’s favorite books. How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight by Jane Yolen and Mark Teague This book features mothers and fathers who are attempting to put their youngsters to bed but in this book the youngsters are [...]