Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Fun with Zoo Animals for Kids

Summer at the Zoo Preschool Activities. Welcome, Summer! Fun for Kids.

One of our favorite summer activities is our trips and adventures at the Zoo. Of course, that's where we are heading this summer! How to keep that awesome curiosity and imagination up? The #1 in our Fun Summer To-Do list is quick extension activities for a rainy day at home.

This post is a part of "Welcome, Summer!" series. Find lots of awesome summer fun ideas at the end of this article!

Pictured above:

Underwater I Spy Jars from Adventure in a Box. A jar, water, color and glitter, some extra ingredients... and lots of imagination at play here!

Fun with Zoo Animals: Visual Hands-on Math and Graphs from My Bright Firefly. Fun with Zoo animals and learning graphs through play.

Invitation to Create: Edible Zoo Small World from Fantastic Fun and Learning. Build a simple, but colorful zoo, learn the different habitats and their colors, then eat it! How very fun!

Animal Spots – Fingerprint Paint Fun for Toddlers from Powerful Mothering. Learn spots and stripes in a most simple and engaging way!

15 Amazing Paper Plate Animal Crafts from Artsy Craftsy Mom. Simple, amazing, and very creative animals. Just not very simple to choose which one to make first!


Zoo Animals: Create and Explore!

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Zoo Scavenger Hunt! from Still Playing School.  Zoo animal check list is available for free. Just print and enjoy!

Zoo Keeper Pretend Play from Teaching Mama. Easy to set up and some fun creative ideas here. How fun is that!

Small World Zoo with Everyday Items from Best Toys 4 Toddlers. Yes, absolutely adorable and creative! I love those cute trees!

An Animal Sound Song with Free Finger Puppets from The Measured Mom. Finger play and rhymes - the fun way on the go!

Cereal Box No Glue Kangaroo from My Bright Firefly. This adorable kangaroo is our favorite... and very helpful with pencils!

“If I Ran the Zoo” Crazy Animal Creation Activity from Mummy Crusader and Her Knights and Ladies. Creativity and imagination are in action!

Welcome, Summer!

Wet and Wonderful Summer Ideas for Kids | Powerful Mothering
Summer Flower Sensory Bin for Kids | Adventure in a Box
Summer nature art & craft ideas | Messy Little Monster
Summer acts of kindness for kids | Mum in the Mad House
Summer STEM Activities for Kids | Kitchen Counter Chronicles
Ultimate Guide to Summer Sidewalk Chalk  | Cutting Tiny Bites
Ideas for Summer drawings | Hodge Podge Craft
Summer Lego Ice Rescue  - Multicraftingmummy
Summer Fun Activities For Toddlers | Adventures of Adam
20 Ideas for Summer Fun with Preschool Kids | Bare Feet on the Dashboard
Planning a Summer Garden for Kids - Mama’s Happy Hive
Quick and Easy Frozen Summer Watermelon Pop  | Little Bins for Little Hands
Frozen Watermelon Cubes for Fruit Flavored Water | Little Bins for Little Hands
Summer Alphabet Activities- Growing Book by Book
Summer Bubble Fun For Kids - Just Another Mom
Epic Light Table Ice Legos & More for Summer! - The Natural Homeschool  
Summer Preschool Activities - Living Life and Learning
Free Summer Printables - Montessori Nature

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