These toddlers activities are great fun for you and them to enjoy together. They are a great way of spending time together teaching your little one new things while all the time having a great time. So take a look and see what things I recommend you can do with your toddler.
Even really young kids love story time. They can interact with you during the storytelling and look at the pictures. If you have not discovered yet you soon will that you can never read too many stories to a toddler. In fact they love to read the same story over and over again. They discover new things about the same stories each time they listen. You can also make up stories about people and places they know. Get them to tell part of the story as you go along. Some stories are best read at certain times of the day. So it abc kids goes without saying scary stories about the “Big bad wolf” are not for bedtime.
Musical activities for kids
Kids love making noise (sorry meant music) at any time of the day. They love to get involved in making simple musical instruments. The simplest being a metal pan and a wooden spoon. Then beating the pan until you go mad. Other things they can do is to fill plastic bottles and jars with pasta and rice. These make great shaking musical instruments. Different fillings make different noises. So let them have fun and experiment with empty plastic bottles you have saved. You can also use plastic tupperware tubs with lids as well.
kids face painting
This is a really popular toddler activity and is best left for when you have few little ones over to the house. You will need to get the right kinds of paints and face wipes to do this kids activity properly. You can pick up face painting kits off eBay for very little. These starter kits have everything you need to get going. The right paints, sponges and brushes. Also they have short manuals with face painting examples to show the beginner how to get started. Even if you have never done this it well worth giving it a go. No matter how you do your kids will still love having their faces painted as their favorite animals.
Toddler learning activities
These kind of toddler activities can be as simple as using play bricks to build stuff with. Through to coloring pages that teach them about shapes and colors. To coloring pages that Teach them all about their ABC’s and 123’s. Then you have matching games that teach toddlers about things that are either the same or belong together such as a “dog and a bone” or a “rabbit and a carrot”.