20 Activities For Toddlers At Home
Rainy days have you looking for indoor activities for toddlers? Here are 20 fun toddler activities to keep your little one entertained. Enjoy!
1. Squirt Painting
If you’re looking for toddler painting ideas, you can’t go past this messy & fun squirt painting project.
2. Line Tape City
3. Sensory Bag
There are so many sensory activities for toddlers, but this ocean sensory bag is one of our favourites! It’s super easy to make, and will keep little hands entertained for ages.
4. Paint Splat Art
Painting for kids is always so much fun, and this activity is no exception. Put blobs of paint on a sheet of paper, cover with cotton rounds & let them enjoy splatting the paint out with their toy hammer.
5. Sight Word Building
If your toddler shows signs of recognising letters, sight word games like these educational building bricks are perfect for helping them to learn some basic words.
6. Colour Sorter
A great way to learn colours & use those fine motor skills. Simply recycle cardboard tubes, paint them the appropriate colour and buy a bag of pom poms to make an easy colour sorter.
7. Cloud Paper Pillow
Another one of our favourite fine motor skills activities, these adorable clouds teach kids how to thread and make a great decoration for their play area or bedroom.
8. Sticky Collage
Looking for art activities for kids to help them create their next masterpiece? Don’t look past this contact collage activity!
9. Busy Board
What little boy or girl wouldn’t love a homemade busy board full of buttons, flaps & dials?
10. Pasta Threading
A list of toddler activities wouldn’t be complete without pasta threading. A cheap and easy activity, stick some paper straws into play dough & let your toddler thread uncooked pasta on it.
11. Hammer Tees
Do you have a budding Bob the Builder? Fine motor activities where they can get stuck into their tool kit will be sure to be a hit.
12. Counting Activity
Does your toddler love counting games? We love this simple counting activity using cupcake patties, pom poms & tongs.
13. Alphabet Monster
I love how you can recycle things to make new toys! Use a wipes container & bottle lids to create an alphabet learning game for your toddler.
14. Cotton Ball Painting
Great for little hands & exploring texture & colour, painting for toddlers is heaps of fun with cotton balls.
15. Pool Noodle Mix N Match
Looking for fun things to do at home? This pool noodle mix ‘n’ match can provide hours of entertainment.
16. Alphabet Puzzles
We love puzzles for kids, and this downloadable alphabet puzzle is just perfect for helping your little one learn their ABC’s.
17. Science Experiment
Science experiments for toddlers can be so much fun! Put white daisies in jars of coloured water & they’ll love watching the flowers change colour over the days.
18. Reading Corner
Cubbies & nooks are fantastic for imaginative play as well as quiet corners. How beautiful is this reading corner? You could even add an extra special personalised touch with one of our personalised cushion covers!
19. Grow A Plant
It’s amazing to watch things grow, and garden activities for kids offer a great learning experience. Using wet cotton balls, plant a bean seed in a jar & let your kids watch it grow over the coming days & weeks.
20. Marbleized Paper
This is one of the prettiest crafts for toddlers that we’ve seen! Finished artworks can be put on display, or used to make greeting cards or wrapping paper.
Need more craft activities to do with your little one? Make sure you check out our list of 100+ Crafts For Kids!
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