How to Plan Toddler Activities - The Complete Guide

Are you looking to plan activities for your toddler? Well you are in the right place! I know how challenging it can be to plan activities that will hold your child’s attention, while also having fun!

I created a free quick start guide to give you lots of activity ideas that you can quickly implement with your little ones. You’ll learn about how to choose a learning theme based on your child’s interests. Then, you will create a daily routine for your home or classroom based on the theme.

Create a Daily Schedule for Toddlers at Home or in a Classroom


Let’s start planning! The first step in planning activities for toddlers is to create a daily schedule. In our toddler learning time, I typically plan the same types of activities each day so that my little ones know what to expect.

Inside the guide you will find a toddler lesson plan template that you can use to plan daily activities for toddlers! We cover 6 skill areas to plan for and why they are important for your toddler. Then, I share a variety of toddler activities for each skill area that you can do with materials you most likely have on hand already!

What should I teach my toddlers?


This guide is created to give you 6 skill areas to focus on as you create activities for your little ones:

Just use each activity page in the guide for ideas for each toddler learning skill area and you will be on your way to a fun week of learning with your little ones! If you want to grab all of the ideas, just sign up for the guide here and I will send it right over:


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