We started at the kitchen table with our big roll paper taped to the table. I use painter's tape to keep things secure. I gave them a few squirts of washable finger paint, some animals, and let them go.
We had a great time "making tracks" and talking about all the sounds the animals make as they stomped across the paper.
The animals got quite messy, so it was on to part two of our activity... animal bath time!
Rub a dub dub! Things got a little wet but it's just soapy water, and I'm sure my floor needed a cleaning anyway. We had a great time and it was a great activity for a quiet afternoon inside.