Playtime

Find ideas for playtime activities. Get ideas for the “wake” portion of your routine each day so you can set up a great daily schedule each day.

Musical Activities for Toddlers {Guest Post}

by Claire    This past summer I accepted a small position teaching a few music classes at a playschool each week.  Although I have experience with children from 1st grade… View Post

Poll Results: Blanket Time

  This is the results for the Blanket Time poll. There were very few responders, so not a lot of data!  But here it is. Did you do blanket time with your… View Post

When Your Child Won’t Stay in Independent Playtime

Independent Playtime is all around on of my favorite facets of the Babywise (affiliate link) series. It gives the child countless benefits and the mom time to get things done… View Post

Ransacking During Independent Playtime

Kaitlyn’s room as a 22 month old I know a concern for parents when they move to roomtime from pack-and-play time is what I call “ransacking.” This is when your… View Post

Roomtime–Your Invitation

  I have said it before and I will say it today (and I will say it in the future)–if I were forced to choose only a few principles from… View Post

Independent Playtime is Not…

  On Becoming Preschoolwise (affiliate link) has some good tips on what Independent Playtime is not. “Concentration and creativity are developed during independent play. The most important aspect of this time is that… View Post

Starting Independent Playtime Late

I have a couple of posts that give information on what to do when starting late, but no one post that lays it out in a nice step-by-step process. I… View Post