Make these home-painted pebbles with your little one for fun and interactive story times.

What you need

Pebbles

Acrylic paint

Brushes

Benefits

Develops imagination

Learning new words

Really good fun

How long will it take?

1 hr

What to do

  1. Paint the stones with simple shapes and characters. You could include people, animals, trees, clothing, household objects, toys, food, transport, places and weather.

    equipment for story stones
  2. Start off by telling your wee one a story using the stones. Next time around let them take over and make up their own stories.

    story stones