Dinosaur Books

This week we have a second list of dinosaur books for all the dinosaur lovers out there. Our first list focused on nonfiction Dinosaur Books and is a great list for learning about dinosaurs. This list includes silly, funny and sweet stories about dinosaurs. Dinosaur lovers will enjoy this list! Dinosaur Picture Books This post contains affiliate links. The Voyage of Turtle Rex by Kurt Cyrus – The Voyage of Turtle Rex focuses on prehistoric turtles and the dangers they encountered. {Read More}

Nonfiction Dinosaur Books

In November, Disney is releasing ‘The Littlest Dinosaur”. For dinosaur fans of all ages, we have created a list of nonfiction books that are a perfect pairing with this new movie. Before and after watching the movie the books below can help your little dinosaur fan learn more about these amazing creatures. Watch for a second dinosaur list that will include fictional books about dinosaurs. Nonfiction Dinosaur Books This post contains affiliate links. Dinosaur Books for Kids of All Ages {Read More}

Dinosaur Play Dough

Last year we made an awesome dinosaur sensory bin that the kids had so much fun with. As we were reading books for this month’s Virtual Book Club for Kids, we came across a great dinosaur book. I decided to use some of the elements from our sensory bin to set up a new dinosaur play dough invitation for the girls. They loved it! Materials for Dinosaur Play Dough Invitation This post contains affiliate links. We started by reading Dinosaur {Read More}

Fossil Fun for Kids

Today we’re featuring posts from the Discover & Explore dinosaur theme.  These fossil activities look like a lot of fun! Featured Posts Incorporate literacy into your dinosaur play by making these cool alphabet fossils from Playdough to Plato. There were some great ideas for making your own fossils. See how Enchanted Homeschooling Mom used air dry clay to make fossils for their dinosaur unit study. See how Fun at Home with Kids found some great dinosaur bones and used them to {Read More}

Easy Dinosaur Craft for Toddlers

This week for Discover & Explore our theme is Dinosaurs & Fossil Fun. After reading some of our favorite dinosaur books we made this sparkly dinosaur craft. Check out the girl’s creations. Then don’t forget to link up your dinosaur and fossil ideas in the linky below. This post contains referral links. Materials White paper or card stock (We like to use card stock when using watercolors. Either freehand or search Google Images to find a template to trace and {Read More}

Dinosaur Sensory Bin {Poppins Book Nook}

This month’s theme for the Poppins Book Nook is dinosaurs and other prehistoric life. Earlier this month I shared some amazing dinosaur small worlds and sensory bins that inspired us to create our own dinosaur sensory bin to go along with all of the great dinosaur books we were reading this month. We used our Step2 Water Table to house this bin. It worked out well that there are three main areas. Each area was filled with a different sensory material that {Read More}

Dinosaur Play Worlds

I am so excited that this month’s theme for the Poppins Book Nook is dinosaurs. Somehow (??) we haven’t done a lot of dinosaur activities here at home yet, so this gave us the chance to explore a lot of new dinosaur books and activities. I’m sure you’ve noticed we are big fans of sensory bins and small world play. Besides being a lot of fun, they also provide many great learning opportunities. In many of the sensory posts on {Read More}