20 - 30 minutes

68 20 - 30 minutes activities

Mancala (Mankala) Counting Game

Game by: MamaLicia

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Who can win the most game pieces? Young kids get to practice counting while older kids get to practice thinking ahead and planning strategies.

Preposition Hide and Seek

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Teach your child prepositions by hiding and finding toys.

Stencil Painting with Sponge Texture

Arts & Crafts by: sumana

Ages: 24 to 48 months

Time: 20 mins

Child gets to make stenciled artwork while improving hand and eye coordination and fine motor skills.

Water Play

Experiments by: sumana

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

This game teaches your children the importance and properties of water.

Stringing Beads

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Children develop hand-eye coordination while exploring patterns and sorting.

Painting Rocks

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Kids love to "paint" rocks with water and watch them change color!

Float or Sink?

Experiments by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Show your child how different objects float or sink in water. This is a great outdoor activity for a summer day!

Button Ornament

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 42 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Small motor skills are practiced while creating this holiday ornament.

Tea Party

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Teach your child basic etiquette and dining motor skills in an imaginative environment.

Shoe Race

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Have a fun fashion show or race with mommy and daddy's shoes!

I Can Out-Do Myself!

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Teach your child to compete with themselves in their favorite activities such as running, jumping or playing ball.

Family Clothespin Dolls

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Act out family activities with very simple clothespin dolls.

Sorting Laundry

Game by: Bijou

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Practice recognition and color names by sorting laundry to prepare for the wash.

Sales Paper Number Scavenger Hunt

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Help children recognize numerals 1-10.

The Number Card Game

Game by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Incorporate number recognition with physical activities.

I Have

Poems & Rhymes by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

"I Have" poem encourages recognition of body parts and introduces numbers.

What's On a Face?

Poems & Rhymes by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

"What's on a face?" asks kids to examine the features of their faces.

In the Mirror

Poems & Rhymes by: masamom

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

"In the Mirror" poem encourages child to examine and appreciate the uniqueness of his or her face.

Clean Up Our Park!

Game by: Susanna

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Teach your little one to help to keep your neighborhood and park clean in a fun way.

My Address

Arts & Crafts by: masamom

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 20 mins

Demonstrating knowledge of address. Recognizing numbers within an address.