Have a go at making your own magnetic puzzles. Magnetic puzzles add a fun dimension to puzzling that toddlers and preschoolers cant resist. Pieces stay in place and no more stepping over puzzles on the floor or searching for lost pieces.
There are lots of fun kids arts and crafts activities you can do with coloured pasta and its easy to make at home. You can sort it, thread it, mix it, use it for simple maths, add it to a sensory box and so much more. Non-brand dried pasta is also very cheap to buy and comes in all sorts of shapes and sizes.