Clip cards are such an easy activity to whip together for kids that learn from multi-sensory activities. These kids benefit from busy hands at the same time their mind is working. Read More
I put together this hands-on, Animal Habitats Busy book to clarify some of my three-old’s interesting thoughts about where animals live. Of course, she has been quite relieved to learn that alligators, large snakes, and lions prefer not to live in Oregon Read More
One thing I love about Oregon is that winter’s don’t last too long. A few crocus flowers are starting to open and I am going to go out on a hopeful limb and share a Spring-themed Busy Book. (If not only to keep these spring vibes alive.) ?
Here are some Christmas-themed, math printables for a more festive approach to arithmetic this month. All of these are pre-k through Kindergarten level.
We are adding another Christmas Busy Book to our morning basket. This one focuses on sequencing, spatial reasoning, and counting numbers 1-10. Read More
Knowing kids learn by retelling stories, I thought it would be fun to make a little, hands-on book that our kids could use around the holidays to help remember the nativity story.
Play dough mats are the perfect thing to pull out for an easy activity. They are also an awesome tool for teaching because they engage the hands, as well as, the mind.
Only twelve more days until it is officially summer. We plan on taking much of the summer off and getting our daily dose of vitamin D before the next rainy season.