Tag: early education

Post Office Pretend Play Prop Box

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Post Office Pretend Play Prop Box

Pretend Play Post Office Playing pretend post office, writing and mailing letters, is one of the pretend play activities that gets the most traction in this house.  My almost 4 year old has been playing with her Post Office Prop Box for the past five days now and keeps finding new ways to have fun […]

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Magic Rainbow Water!

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Magic Rainbow Water!

Magic Rainbow Water Let’s learn about density! Ask your adult assistant to help you find somewhere to set up your science lab. Protect surfaces and clothing as appropriate before undertaking science experiments. Safety glasses are recommended to protect eyes from splashes, as needed.  Adult supervision is required at all times whilst undertaking experiments.   You […]

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Science Fun – Color Mixing

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Science Fun – Color Mixing

Mixing Colored Water Ask your adult assistant to help you find somewhere to set up your science lab. Protect surfaces and clothing as appropriate before undertaking science experiments. Safety glasses are also included to protect eyes from splashes, as needed.  Adult supervision is required at all times whilst undertaking experiments. First of all you need […]

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Bonus Meteorologist Activities

Bonus Meteorologist Activities

Pretend Play Meteorologist Weather is everywhere. Hot or cold, sunny or rainy, the weather affects what we do, where we live and even how we dress! It’s also pretty fascinating to learn about. Weather is different all over the world. It’s even different from state to state throughout the United States. Weather is made up […]

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Meteorologist Activities – Discover How a Thermometer Works!

Meteorologist Activities – Discover How a Thermometer Works!

You can find all the bonus activities for our Meteorologist Kit here!  How to Make a DIY Thermometer Materials Empty glass bottle or jar Water Rubbing alcohol Food coloring A clear straw Modeling clay (we used non-hardening, modelling clay) A marker and piece of card Gather together your materials. The thermometer will need to be […]

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Find out more about our Bramble Boxes!

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Find out more about our Bramble Boxes!

Birthday Party Bramble Box Review: 2 Little Rosebuds (2016) Our Birthday Party Bramble Box got a great review from one of our favorite mommy bloggers, Wendy Rose over at 2 Little Rosebuds and her adorable twins, who are regular test drivers of our Bramble Boxes. Wendy always gives a really honest review of our boxes […]

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Treasure Hunt For Kids

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Treasure Hunt For Kids

A perfect way to beat boredom is to create an indoor treasure hunt.  It can be as easy or as hard as you want it to be and can be played over and over again. This fun treasure hunt activity was part of our Treasure Island pretend play & craft kit, one of many themes […]

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Superhero Cuffs – Pretend Play !

Superhero Cuffs – Pretend Play !

How to Make Superhero Pretend Play Cuffs! Here are some instructions for how to make your very own superhero cuffs.  A fun craft with a materials you’ll probably already have on hand at home. Mess: Moderate, Time: 10 Minutes plus drying time, Adult Assistance: Moderate You will need: Toilet paper tubes Paint (metallic or glitter […]

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Go Fishing! Indoor fishing and learning. Letter, number and word recognition.

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Go Fishing! Indoor fishing and learning. Letter, number and word recognition.

This game is usually made with the use of small magnets and metal objects such as washers or paper clips. Avoid the danger of small magnets with this super simple indoor fishing game! The materials and instructions for this game were included in the September Bramble Box.  To recreate this craft at home you will […]

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Welcome to the Bramble Box Blog!

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Welcome to the Bramble Box Blog!

Welcome to the Bramble Box blog! Here at Bramble Box HQ we believe that pretend play is so important! We’ve created this site to share our pretend play inspiration and craft tutorials, with you and your children. Feel free to take a look around! We will be adding helpful ideas and tips on how you […]

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