All Toddler Activities
Language WorksAdjective Fruits and Vegetables
Language WorksAlphabet Bingo
Language WorksAnimal Sounds
Language WorksAnimal Sounds
Young children use their imagination as they take on the roles of various animals.
Family CookingApple Bird Feeders
Family CookingApple Donuts
Children learn safe cooking skills as they make healthy donuts out of apples and cream cheese in this easy to follow recipe.
STEMApple Sensory Game
An easy apple game to nurture children's observation and sense of smell and taste.
MovementAround the World Circuit
Help your toddler practice balance and focus in this outdoor or indoor learning actitvity.
Virtual Field TripBald Eagles
Let’s observe Bald Eagle nests! Take a virtual fieldtrip using the American Eagle Foundation's online Eagle Cams to learn about this amazing bird.
Yoga + MindfulnessBear Breath
Join Bright Horizons' Taylor Graham in learning this fun and easy mindful breathing excercise.
Family CookingBerry Muffins
Use a blanket as a parachute, a fort, or a magic carpet in this simple movement activity promoting imagination.
Math CountsBlock Building Shadows
Children acquire an understanding of cause and effect in relation to shadows and light.
Let's Read TogetherBrown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin, Jr.
Join Janette Seddion, a Bright Horizons education coordinator, as she reads and signs this beloved children's book.
Social-EmotionalChalk Obstacle Course
Toddlers & preschoolers explore movement and self-regulation skills through this interactive chalk obstacle course activity.
Explore clouds in this open-ended activity that promotes relationship building, creativity, and imagination.
Science RocksColor Mixing
Clean color mixing in a ziplock bag, and teaches problem solving as children test different ways to make colors.
Science RocksFly Me to the Moon
Science meets art in this activity that teaches science concepts about space through a variety of hands-on activities.
Family CookingFruit Smoothies
In this recipe children will count and measure fruit ingredients, observe them blend from solid to liquid and learn about healthy foods.
Language WorksGrandma’s Glasses
Let's Read TogetherGus’s Garage by Leo Timmers
MusicHappy Earth Day to You
Free activity to celebrate Earth Day at home with your kids. Make a "birthday cake" from clay or mud and sign a special song together.
Let’s sing! Get “hello mello” with Bright Horizons teacher Brandon, his guitar, and a sing-along about how nice it is to see friends.
Math CountsHole in a Box
Math CountsI Spy Numbers
Toddlers and preschoolers learn number identification through this interactive math game.
MovementI'm a Little Teapot
Music and movement game encouraging development of phonemic awareness, rhyming, and movement.
MovementIf You're Happy and You Know It
At-home music activity for kids from Bright Horizons educators. Watch the video, sing and dance to with us to "If You're Happy and You Know It."
Language WorksItsy Bitsy Pause
Toddlers sing along at music time with this no-prep activity. This update to "Itsy Bitsy Spider" helps toddlers with memory and speech.
MusicLet's All Sing
Build connections with your infant or toddler through singing favorite songs.
Let's Read TogetherLibrary Lion
Book recommendation by Bright Horizons educators. Watch or read "Library Lion" with your child. Pretend to be librarian with your own library at home.
Language WorksLight Box Position Words
Toddlers have fun and practice listening and responding to words in this parent-led learning activity.
Art SmartMake Kinetic Sand
Open-ended art & sensory activity video teaches children how to make their own kinetic sand/moon sand.
Toward a Better WorldMaking Birdseed Cookies
Toddlers, preschoolers, and school-age children make birdseed cookies.
Science RocksMentos Geyser
Science experiment for preschool and school age children which displays a physical reaction when mixing mentos and soda.
Language WorksMy New Friend is So Fun! By Mo Willems
A children's book read by Amy Berens
Art SmartNature Art
Toddlers explore nature through their senses in this open-ended art activity.
Let's PlayNature Rubbings
Science RocksNature Walk Rock Hunt
Language WorksNeighborhood Picture Book
This stuff can’t make up its mind ... is it a liquid or a solid?
MovementOpen Shut Them Song
Children follow simple commands, singing and moving to the song Open Shut Them.
Sensory SkillsPaint Chip Exploration
Paint chips teach children about colors, shades, sorting, and classifying in this sensory-skills building activity.
Art SmartPlay Dough Cars
Toddlers and preschoolers explore transportation, textures, and play dough.
Let's PlayRecycled Bottle Bowling
Math CountsRecycled Egg Carton Counting
Help your toddler learn to count with this pipecleaner and egg carton activity. Kids learn number names and quanity in this parent-led activity.
Let's PlayRoadway/Hiking Path
Toddlers will enjoy having a simple roadway to roll things, in this easy to setup activity.
Yoga + MindfulnessRoll and Pose Yoga
Sensory SkillsSand and Water
This simple sand and water activity keeps toddlers engaged and happy.
Toddlers explore a variety of textures in this interactive sensory activity.
Language WorksShadow Box Animal Name Sounds
Help your toddler learn language through this light and shadow parent-led activity.
MovementShadow Box Scarf Twirling and Jumping
Toddlers build muscle and develop their bodies in this fun activity with lights, scarves and dancing.
Let's PlayShadow Puppets
Make shadow puppets with your kids as a fun no-prep at-home learning activity.
Art SmartShadow Sidewalk Chalk
Children use hands and fingers to creatively trace their shadow.
Science RocksShadows Grow
Activity to do with toddlers at home designed to develop a sense of identity and belonging.
Let's PlaySidewalk Paint
Language WorksSock Puppet Pretend
Build language development with this easy to setup sock puppet activity
Yoga + MindfulnessSpace Yoga
Video for children teaching a variety of yoga poses inspired by space.
Let's Read TogetherSplish, Splash, Ducky! by Lucy Cousins
Let's PlaySpring Scavenger Hunt
Art SmartSquish Paint
Children learn about symmetry by squishing paint together.
Art SmartSticks Rocks Shell Painting
Art project for toddlers from items already found in your house. Paint rocks or shells in this at-home art activity for kids.
Math CountsSticky Notes Math
Scavenger hunt meets numbers and counting with this fun at-home math game!
Language WorksStory Fort
Open-ended dramatic play game for toddlers that supports language development and communication.
Language WorksTexture and Touch Bag
An activity that builds memory, focus, vocabulary, and tactile awareness, as children find objects by touch.
Let's Read TogetherThank You, Earth by April Pulley Sayre
Language WorksThree Bears Language Game
Learn sequencing and vocabulary with a folk story game.
Let's Read TogetherTidy by Emily Gravett
A children's book read by one of our Bright Horizons education and training specialists, Chandler Bruning.
Math CountsToy Color Sort
Language WorksUp and Down Prepositions Game
Toddlers and preschoolers learn about prepositions such as up, down, over, and around.
Language WorksWheels on the Bus
Build language with the classic children's song, Wheels on the Bus.
Let's Read TogetherWhen You Just Have to Roar by Rachel Robertson
Books and stories invite us into worlds we can only imagine. But they also increase our understanding of expectations in our own world.
Language WorksWho Is This?
Infant and toddler guessing game helping promote sense of identity and belonging.
Math CountsWindow Art
Yoga + MindfulnessYogi Says - Animals
Virtual Field TripYosemite
In this self-guided tour of Yosemite National Park, children will explore its many natural wonders
Art SmartYou Light Up My Table
Children use creativity and imagination as they explore and interact with paint and light.