Activities for Kids

Groundhog Day Fun: Make Your Own Shadow Puppets

With all of the hype and focus on Valentine’s Day, Groundhog Day is often overlooked --- except by the weatherman and the groundhog, of course.  As we all know, the big deal on Groundhog Day is whether or not the groundhog sees his shadow, and if we have hope for an early spring or if [...]

Your Go-To Resource for Fun and Favorite Valentine’s Crafts Just for Young Children

If you’re looking for some simple and enjoyable Valentine’s crafts, look no further.  We’ve pulled together a few of our top favorites to share here with you so you could check off the Valentine’s needed for teacher, Grandma, Uncle Joe, and more, and best of all, so you could sprinkle in a little extra love, [...]

5 Simple, Easy Ways to Enjoy Musical Fun Indoors

One of the great things about musical activities is that they make really great indoor activities.  When it’s too hot or too cold to be outside, you can make the indoors lots of fun with a little creativity, a little inspiration, and these five simple ideas. #1 – Band in a Basket Chase away the [...]

Sing Like a Pirate!

Ahoy, mateys! Did ye know? Tomorrah is National Talk Like a Pirate Day! Huzzah! Hoist the main sail! Batten down the hatches! WHERE'S MY PARROT?! It's fun to talk like a pirate...ye just need an extry big bucket of RRRRRRRRRRRs! Here in Kindermusik land, we be doin' a bit more than just talk like a pirate! [...]

Musical Routines that Help Back to School Routines

Whether it’s a first-time experience of going to school or having to say goodbye to an older sibling going to school, that change – as exciting as it may be – can also be unsettling for a child.  Once-predictable routines are different.  There’s a new schedule.  Mom or Dad’s attention has to shift a bit, [...]