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Category Archives: M’s Blog

ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM!

Chugga chugga, choo choo! Are you ready for another STEAM-filled day? Six Feet of Science is a weekly kid’s radio show with new episodes every Saturday morning. Curious kiddos can call in to ask their science questions and experts will dive into the topics with their answers. Get your curiosity flowing and tune in this […]

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MINI MONDAY: COUNTING ON RAINDROPS

Pitter patter, what’s that sound? Raindrops falling to the ground! How many raindrops do you see? Looks like they’re falling all around me! Enjoy some sensory fun as you explore numeracy, nature and art with this craft filled with droplets of fun! Materials Paper Cotton Balls Glue Blue Paint Marker (optional)   Directions: Start by […]

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SUNDAY FUNDAY: AT-HOME SCAVENGER HUNT

Scavenger hunts are fun for the whole family! Get together this Sunday and spend some time around your house or neighbourhood looking for the things on this list. Click here to print the scavenger hunt. Stay tuned for more resources to help spark kids’ creative learning! Donate Today Your support of the Children’s Museum is […]

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SHOP FEATURE 5

(For The Week Of May 24, 2020) Check out this week’s Feature 5 – a list of top-selling products from Shop, the Children’s Museum’s gift store, now with FREE shipping in Winnipeg on orders over $25! Read More… Jewelry Made Easy Press-a-Pendant Necklaces Price: $16.00 each Sale Price: $7.99 each Enjoy crafting these incredible, professional-looking […]

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LOVE LOCAL: SPARK CREATIVE LEARNING WITH THESE MANITOBA PARTNERS

We’re here to bring you another Saturday full of Manitoba-created content and resources to keep your little one occupied and learning while at-home! Join the Winnipeg Art Gallery for WAG@Home DIY activities including air dry ornaments to thank all of the healthcare and frontline workers in your community. These ornaments can be hung in windows, […]

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FEATURE FRIDAY: TED TALKS FOR KIDS

(Source: weareteachers.com) TED Talks are an amazing resource for adults and kids alike. We put together a list of a few of our favourites for the whole family to enjoy. Science is for everyone: kids included with Neuroscientist Beau Lotto and 12-year-old Amy O’Toole, is a short yet educational talk. Beau Lotto believes that everyone […]

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FRENCH LITERACY RESOURCES

Are you looking for online French resources for your little ones to practice reading, writing, and their vocabulary? Check out The French Experiment’s free French lessons! Practice numbers, weather, idioms, and more with their easy-to-use audio lessons. For a creative alphabet activity, check out this artistic alphabet lesson from Humeurs Creatives. This lesson is shown […]

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MAD-DASH MEMORY MATCH!

On your marks…get set…go! Create your own outdoor memory matching game, and race to see how quickly you can complete it!   Materials Chalk Paper/Plastic Plates Ziploc Bags (optional) Rice (optional) Tape (optional) Directions: Go outside and find a space to work! Lay your plates down in a grid. Choose how many images you want […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM!

It’s everyone’s favourite day of the week – STEAM day! (Source: frostscience.org)   Time for Kids has launched a FREE digital library for the rest of the school year. Check out their lesson materials and resources that are sorted by grade and dive into a day full of learning about Earth, animals, technology, and more! […]

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MINI MONDAY: ALPHABET GARDEN

How does your garden grow? With bright flowers, veggie powers, and little letters all in a row! Design your own beautiful outdoor garden and practice your watering skills as you don your acting cap and play with words! Materials Chalk Watering Can Directions: Head outside and design your garden with your little one. Use chalk […]

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