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Now that spring is in the air, you might want to do some spring activities with your little ones. We did a great one last week that is really easy to reproduce and very effective. What you need A small piece of card A short piece of string or ...

As St Patrick’s Day approaches, we’ve been doing some fun rainbow and pot of gold activities this week. Below are a few different ideas you can try out with your little ones, either to celebrate St Patrick’s Day or just ...

Home made play dough!   I’ve tried many play dough recipes but finally found one that I can make with my toddlers at home (and in class!) and that doesn’t involve cooking or boiling water yet still works! I’ve tried to do ...

We’re having fun this week exploring the alphabet. We’re making some lovely bunting, bracelets, enjoying some paper cutting and obviously some messy play with letter sponges and paint!

Christmas robin basket/tree decoration – great fun with toddlers!   What you need! Paper plate Brown crepe paper Red crepe paper Glue Brown card Orange card Yellow card Googly eyes Pipe cleaner Sticky tape Scissors Stapler   How to make ...

Well in case you hadn’t noticed, Christmas is on its way! We’ve started the fun here at Chimp central today and got messy with my 1 year old and 2 1/2 year old and we’ve started the home-made Christmas cards. We had so much ...

32 little ones got to make some noise this week with Crafty Little Chimps first crafty musical sessions! Next week’s theme is ‘Under the sea’ so it could be a little bit fishy…

Full steam ahead, we’re ordering goody bags, t-shirts and so much crafty goodness!

Here at the monkey house we’re pleased to have finally confirmed all the venues Crafty Little Chimps will be starting up at. We’ve booked in at the new Kids Allowed nursery on the A6 near Stockport School and Stockport Grammar on a Tuesday ...

In eager anticipation of the first classes, we’ve started practicing at home with the original Crafty Little Chimps. Today we thought we’d try some home-made play dough…with extra glitter and food colouring because why wouldn’t you! ...