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Adjective Fruits and Vegetables
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Language Works

Alphabet Bingo
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Language Works

Animal Sounds
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Language Works

Animal Sounds
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Social-Emotional

Animal Transformations

Young children use their imagination as they take on the roles of various animals.

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Family Cooking

Apple Bird Feeders
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Family Cooking

Apple Donuts

Children learn safe cooking skills as they make healthy donuts out of apples and cream cheese in this easy to follow recipe.

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STEM

Apple Sensory Game

An easy apple game to nurture children's observation and sense of smell and taste.

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Movement

Around the World Circuit
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Movement

Balance Beam
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Social-Emotional

Balancing Act

Help your toddler practice balance and focus in this outdoor or indoor learning actitvity.

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Virtual Field Trip

Bald 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.

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Yoga + Mindfulness

Bear Breath

Join Bright Horizons' Taylor Graham in learning this fun and easy mindful breathing excercise.

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Family Cooking

Berry Muffins
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Movement

Blanket Play

Use a blanket as a parachute, a fort, or a magic carpet in this simple movement activity promoting imagination.

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Math Counts

Block Building Shadows

Children acquire an understanding of cause and effect in relation to shadows and light.

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STEM

Bowling Alley
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Let's Read Together

Brown 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.

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Social-Emotional

Chalk Obstacle Course

Toddlers & preschoolers explore movement and self-regulation skills through this interactive chalk obstacle course activity.

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Social-Emotional

Cloud Watch

Explore clouds in this open-ended activity that promotes relationship building, creativity, and imagination.

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Science Rocks

Color Mixing

Clean color mixing in a ziplock bag, and teaches problem solving as children test different ways to make colors.

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Movement

Family Dancing
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Science Rocks

Fly Me to the Moon

Science meets art in this activity that teaches science concepts about space through a variety of hands-on activities.

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Family Cooking

Fruit Smoothies

In this recipe children will count and measure fruit ingredients, observe them blend from solid to liquid and learn about healthy foods.

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Language Works

Grandma’s Glasses
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Let's Read Together

Gus’s Garage by Leo Timmers
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Music

Happy 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.

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Hello, Hello Everybody

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.

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Math Counts

Hole in a Box
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Math Counts

I Spy Numbers

Toddlers and preschoolers learn number identification through this interactive math game.

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Movement

I'm a Little Teapot

Music and movement game encouraging development of phonemic awareness, rhyming, and movement.

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Ice Painting
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Movement

If 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."

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Language Works

Itsy 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.

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Music

Let's All Sing

Build connections with your infant or toddler through singing favorite songs.

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Let's Read Together

Library 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.

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Language Works

Light Box Position Words

Toddlers have fun and practice listening and responding to words in this parent-led learning activity.

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Art Smart

Make Kinetic Sand

Open-ended art & sensory activity video teaches children how to make their own kinetic sand/moon sand.

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Toward a Better World

Making Birdseed Cookies

Toddlers, preschoolers, and school-age children make birdseed cookies.

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STEM

Making Rafts
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Science Rocks

Mentos Geyser

Science experiment for preschool and school age children which displays a physical reaction when mixing mentos and soda.

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Language Works

My New Friend is So Fun! By Mo Willems

A children's book read by Amy Berens

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Art Smart

Nature Art

Toddlers explore nature through their senses in this open-ended art activity.

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Let's Play

Nature Rubbings
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Science Rocks

Nature Walk Rock Hunt
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Language Works

Neighborhood Picture Book
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STEM

Ooze

This stuff can’t make up its mind ... is it a liquid or a solid?

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Movement

Open Shut Them Song

Children follow simple commands, singing and moving to the song Open Shut Them.

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Sensory Skills

Paint Chip Exploration

Paint chips teach children about colors, shades, sorting, and classifying in this sensory-skills building activity.

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Art Smart

Play Dough Cars

Toddlers and preschoolers explore transportation, textures, and play dough.

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Let's Play

Recycled Bottle Bowling
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Math Counts

Recycled 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.

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Let's Play

Roadway/Hiking Path

Toddlers will enjoy having a simple roadway to roll things, in this easy to setup activity.

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Yoga + Mindfulness

Roll and Pose Yoga
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Sensory Skills

Sand and Water

This simple sand and water activity keeps toddlers engaged and happy.

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Social-Emotional

Sensory Board

Toddlers explore a variety of textures in this interactive sensory activity.

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Language Works

Shadow Box Animal Name Sounds

Help your toddler learn language through this light and shadow parent-led activity.

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Movement

Shadow Box Scarf Twirling and Jumping

Toddlers build muscle and develop their bodies in this fun activity with lights, scarves and dancing.

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Let's Play

Shadow Puppets

Make shadow puppets with your kids as a fun no-prep at-home learning activity.

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Art Smart

Shadow Sidewalk Chalk

Children use hands and fingers to creatively trace their shadow.

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Science Rocks

Shadows Grow

Activity to do with toddlers at home designed to develop a sense of identity and belonging.

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Let's Play

Sidewalk Paint
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Language Works

Sock Puppet Pretend

Build language development with this easy to setup sock puppet activity

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Yoga + Mindfulness

Space Yoga

Video for children teaching a variety of yoga poses inspired by space.

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Let's Read Together

Splish, Splash, Ducky! by Lucy Cousins
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Let's Play

Spring Scavenger Hunt
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Art Smart

Squish Paint

Children learn about symmetry by squishing paint together.

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Art Smart

Sticks 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.

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Math Counts

Sticky Notes Math

Scavenger hunt meets numbers and counting with this fun at-home math game!

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Language Works

Story Fort
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Science Rocks

Suncatcher
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Language Works

Telephone

Open-ended dramatic play game for toddlers that supports language development and communication.

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Language Works

Texture and Touch Bag

An activity that builds memory, focus, vocabulary, and tactile awareness, as children find objects by touch.

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Let's Read Together

Thank You, Earth by April Pulley Sayre
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Language Works

Three Bears Language Game

Learn sequencing and vocabulary with a folk story game.

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Let's Read Together

Tidy by Emily Gravett

A children's book read by one of our Bright Horizons education and training specialists, Chandler Bruning.

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Math Counts

Toy Color Sort
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Language Works

Up and Down Prepositions Game

Toddlers and preschoolers learn about prepositions such as up, down, over, and around.

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Language Works

Wheels on the Bus

Build language with the classic children's song, Wheels on the Bus.

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Let's Read Together

When 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.

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Language Works

Who Is This?

Infant and toddler guessing game helping promote sense of identity and belonging.

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Math Counts

Window Art
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Movement

Yoga Eggs
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Yoga + Mindfulness

Yogi Says - Animals
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Virtual Field Trip

Yosemite

In this self-guided tour of Yosemite National Park, children will explore its many natural wonders

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Art Smart

You Light Up My Table

Children use creativity and imagination as they explore and interact with paint and light.

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