Weather Sight Words Cards

I have a serious obsession when it comes to sand trays! They are so beautiful and provide such an enriching sensory experience for children! There are so many benefits to using sand (or salt) trays. Today, let's dig deep into how you can use a sand tray to practice sight words with our weather theme [...]

Dinosaur Pin Poking for Fine Motor Development

Pin poking is such a fantastic way to strengthen little hands and help to develop concentration! My kids just adore both dinosaurs and pin poking, so naturally, I had to combine the two to create a fun set of Dinosaur Pin Poking Cards! Dinosaur Pin Poking for Fine Motor Development Age: 3+ Why: There are several amazing [...]

By |2019-08-12T05:23:07+00:00March 28th, 2019|Activites, Fine motor, Montessori|

Corn Themed Activities for Preschool

In the autumn, we love to explore different types of corn themed activities. Today, I want to share several corn learning activities that you can use to set up the perfect preschool unit for your students. Everything from exploring the life cycle of a corn plant to Montessori practical life activities to gorgeous craft inspiration [...]

By |2019-08-12T05:23:16+00:00October 24th, 2018|3-6 years old, Activites, Fall (autumn), Fine motor|

Halloween Slime Recipe – Toxic Waste Slime

So it happened...My son has asked me to make slime. For a long time, I resisted, but in the end, the trend has even hit our home. We make play dough often, but I never bothered with slime until recently when we made this awesome Toxic Waste Slime! It was such a fun one to [...]

By |2019-08-12T05:23:17+00:00October 21st, 2018|Elementary, Fine motor, Kindergarten|

Halloween Shapes Printables

Is it me, or did September last about 2 minutes? It's already October and I couldn't resist, but to start off the month by sharing these fun little Halloween shape activities with you! My kiddos having been loving our past shape themes with bees and dinosaurs, so naturally, a fun Halloween theme was too cute [...]

By |2019-08-12T05:23:20+00:00October 1st, 2018|3-6 years old, Fall (autumn), Fine motor, Halloween, Miscellaneous|

Back to School Pin Poking

One of my very favorite activities to do with the kids is pin poking. This is a fantastic, fantastic, fantastic way to target so many different types of skills. Most of all, children seem to just love such work because they can use them to create beautiful artwork! I love watching children concentrate, develop those [...]

Beginning Sound Clip Cards

We are loving phonics activities lately! I have been trying to get lots of new language resources done done done for my kids at school, including my own 5-year-old, Y. The Beginning Sound Clip Cards I am sharing with you today were a labor of love! I wanted them to be absolutely perfect before presenting [...]

Easter Cutting Strips

We love using cutting strips as a fun way to practice scissor skills. I recently read an article about how young children are starting to have less developed hand muscles and poor scissor and pencil grasp. This really stood out to me. So, I started working on developing fun and engaging ways to develop those [...]

Moon Craft for Preschool and Kindergarten

We have been so into learning about space lately.  Yvann is really excited to understand how we go to space, how does the surface of the moon look, what happens to gravity? We are diving deep and iI will be sharing a lot over the coming weeks. For now, I am giving you a quick [...]

By |2018-06-20T17:20:04+00:00February 18th, 2018|3-6 years old, Art, Arts and Crafts, Fine motor, Free Printables|

Farm themed learning activities

I'm really excited to finally show you an inside look into our learning activities! I feel like it's been a while since I've really done a post like this. This week, we spent some time discussing farm themed works and activities. Today, I'm going to show the works we used with Y (5 years old), [...]