Category Archives: Busy Bags

New Etsy Listing: Color Hunt $2

We are happy to be expanding our Etsy store, though at a gradual pace.  We are having fun developing education learning activities that fit into transportable bags!  (i.e.  BUSY BAGS!!)  We create all activities with our kiddos (and yours!) in mind!  As a mom to a child with life threatening food allergies, I am always onContinue Reading

New Etsy Listing: Lacing Cards Set of 2 only $1.75

We are happy to be expanding our Etsy store, though at a gradual pace.  We are having fun developing education learning activities that fit into transportable bags!  (i.e.  BUSY BAGS!!)  We create all activities with our kiddos (and yours!) in mind!  As a mom to a child with life threatening food allergies, I am always onContinue Reading

Activity: Pom Pom Put In

It is my goal this year to make at least one new activity each week for either Toddler Veg or Preschool Veg.  This week I made a pom pom put in!  We all know that I LOVE pom poms. I used a soft rubber silicone ice cube tray and counted out one pom for eachContinue Reading

Busy Bag: Ticket Numbers and Words

This was an activity that I printed from the FREE circus theme download I posted about here.  Click to find information on how to load your printables.   You can use the cards as a memory game, matching the number word with the actual number.  You can order the number words.  You can order theContinue Reading

Busy Bag: Bean Count

This was a fun activity that I made for Preschool Veg to have in his “quiet bin” to use during rest time.  I try to provide him with independent activities where he can use his little noggin, but work independently I printed the number cards from here.  I printed off numbers 1-12.  Then I placedContinue Reading

Busy Bag: Paint Chips and Paper Clips

Photo rights belong to: the Princess and the tot. I thought this would be a fun, easy and inexpensive busy bag!  Collect some paint chips and pair them with matching paper clips.  It will take some fine motor skills practice to get the paper clips on the paint chips! If you are doing this forContinue Reading

Busy Bag: Foam Match Up

It is my goal this year to make at least one new activity each week for either Toddler Veg or Preschool Veg. I haven’t been lacking on making activities; I have been lacking on posting them! I’ll do my best to get caught up over the next few weeks  We have lots of activities inContinue Reading

Busy Bag: Pipe Cleaners and Straws

This is another fun, affordable and easy to make activity that I made using supplies from the dollar store.  I took three separate colored pipe cleaners and rolled one end into a circle.  The pipe cleaner then sort of resembles a musical note.  Then I took some colored straws and cut them into 5 piecesContinue Reading

Busy Bag: Library Pockets and Popsicle Sticks

This was an activity that I made using items that I purchased from the dollar store.  The object of this activity is to match the color of the sticks to the pockets.  The child will place the matching stick into the coordinating pocket. Toddler Veg loved this activity.  It promotes hand/eye coordination when putting theContinue Reading

Busy Bag: Number Puzzle

Each week I  make a new learning activity for either Toddler Veg or Preschool Veg.  Its my goal this year to blog about it! This was a fun activity for Preschool Veg.  He really enjoyed the puzzle in this format. Confessions of a Homeschooler has a free PDF on her site to download.  To accessContinue Reading