100 Books to Read With Your Child
Reading aloud with my kids is one of my new “intentional parenting” goals, and I recently found a list of 100 books to read with kids that I thought might be a good place to start. When Jenny was little, I read aloud to her. She was (like myself) a bookaholic, and we would read...Read More »
DIY Craft Stick Easter Puzzles - Plain Vanilla Mom
We are less than a week from Easter and we are busy doing all of our last minute crafting and planning this week. To be honest though with the weather turning nicer I’m pretty much ready to be done with all the holiday activities and get on with living life in general. That said, I …
Picture ABC Books | oldsaltfarm.com
These darling picture ABC books are perfect for not only learning letters, but as a little mini personal scrapbook! Easy to make...tutorial included!
Number Sense Craftivity
- Students trace their hands, cut out & glue down onto A3 paper, except for the fingers! They can then make sums to 10 by folding the fingers down & counting, and recording the sums underneath. Older students can use this craft to learn the 9 times table finger trick! Fold down the finger that…
Painting Rainbows with Marshmallows
Marshmallow Rainbows - Fine Motor Art for Kids Today we pulled out a favorite activity, painting rainbows with marshmallows. We ...
FREE Printables and Learning Activities - This Reading Mama
If you’re looking for all our free printables for the classroom or at-home, you’ve come to the right place! On this page, we’ve collected ALL our freebies. And they’re sorted so by subject and skill so you can find them easily. While I have tons of freebies, you can find bigger resources I’ve bundled up …
Sensory Starter Kit for under $20 from the Dollar Tree
Sensory Starter Kit for under $20 from the Dollar Tree from Fun at Home with Kids
19 Books About Bugs for Kids - No Time For Flash Cards
19 great picture books about bugs. Your children will love reading about the fascinating world that surrounds the bugs around us.
Dot & Cut (Fine Motor & Scissor Skills)
After many moons my preschooler is finally holding the scissors correctly in one hand instead of using both of his hands. This sometimes requires me to remind him but with practice I am sure it will become a natural position.
Pumpkin themed learning activities for Pre-K - 2nd grade. Book suggestions, several science activities, hands-on math ideas, pumpkin art, and a simple book-inspired snack.