22 Activities to play and learn with Cars and Trucks

Sep 3, 2013

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22 ways to play and learn with Cars and Trucks

These great posts all came from last weeks Tuesday Tots linkup
where we featured 10 Backyard Play Ideas


With a growing collection of toy cars and trucks at our place, I was delighted to see all the different ways that you can play and incorporate learning with them. Here I've featured 22 great posts with a selection of different ways that you can mix up your child's play.

1.  No sew portable road play kit from And next comes L

2.  Learn colours with toy cars from Boy Mama Teacher Mama

3. Printable dump truck counting mat (free) from The Measured Mum

4. An invitation to build and play with books and cars  from Learn with Play at home

5. Delivery truck craft from Craftulate

6. Building Tunnels plus 5 more ways to play with cars from Picklebums on Childhood 101

7. Painting with cars from The Fairy and the Frog

8. Fizzy car rescue from Fun at Home with Kids

9. Touch and learn dump truck from Reading Confetti

10. Trucks and shaving foam from Creative Playhouse

11. Printable truck pattern cards (free) from The Measured Mom

12. Transporting with diggers  from Playful Learners

14. Snowy road bath play from Octavia and Vicky

15. Simple toddler car wash from The Good Long Road

16. Fabric roads for cars and trucks from Teach Beside Me

17. Large scale vehicle painting from Blog Me Mom

18. Car ramp painting from Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds

19. Drive and draw from Putti's World

20. Exploding toy car wash from What Do We Do All Day?

21. An invitation to race from Plain Vanilla Mom

22. Make wallpaper sample roads from Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds

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  1. What a great list of car/truck activities! Pinned it!

  2. Thanks for featuring our exploding toy car wash. This is a great collection of ideas and activities.

  3. Great list - we have lots of vehicles and they don't get played with nearly enough. This will help me get some more play time for those cars!

  4. Thanks for including us - what a great list of ideas to try.

  5. What a great list of activities! Thanks for including our 'Drive n Draw' post :)

  6. Great list! Pinned to my Things That Go board. I'll be sharing in other places today too. Thanks for including us!

  7. Thank you so much for featuring us :0) xxx

  8. Thanks so much for including our touch and learn dump truck. My son will LOVE this list!

  9. Its a great step to teach the children in this format.So they get interested in it.I like this idea.Now it will introduced in the schools so the children not feel bored in the school.I like it so much.But next to the point if you want to know anything about your car like engine number,model etc so you can try cadillac vin number decoder.

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