Here are some easy toddler activities for both indoor and outdoor fun:
- Sensory Bin: Create a sensory bin using rice, pasta, or beans, and let your toddler explore and play with different textures.
- Playdough: Make homemade playdough and let your toddler use cookie cutters and other tools to create different shapes and designs.
- Color Sorting: Use colored toys or objects to teach your toddler how to sort and classify by color.
- Musical Chairs: Play musical chairs with your toddler and their friends by using a small circle of chairs or pillows and playing music while they walk around. When the music stops, they sit on the nearest chair.
- Balloon Tennis: Blow up a balloon and use paper plates or flyswatters as paddles to play balloon tennis.
- Nature Hunt: Take a walk with your toddler and look for different plants, flowers, and animals to explore and identify.
- Water Play: Fill a small pool or water table with water and let your toddler play with different cups, toys, and containers.
- Chalk Art: Draw different shapes and designs on the pavement with sidewalk chalk and let your toddler color and draw with you.
- Bubble Play: Blow bubbles and encourage your toddler to chase and pop them.
- Scavenger Hunt: Create a scavenger hunt using simple clues or pictures to help your toddler find different objects in the backyard or nearby park.
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