10 Active Activity Ideas to Learn the Alphabet

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It doesn't have to boring, repetitive, and all about worksheets in order to learn the alphabet. Older toddlers and preschoolers are soaking up all this information about letters and want to learn them! But they rarely want to sit and learn anything. So why not get them up and moving and learning the alphabet without even realizing that they are! Active ways to learn are my ...

Photo Montage Craft for Kids to Learn Beginning Letters

Photo montage about beginning letters as a craft for kids to make

“Buh, buh, buh...bear” “Buh, buh, buh...bug” “Buh, buh, buh...brick” “Buh, buh, buh...balloons” It’s Monday after Pre­K pickup and I listen to my daughter Brielle in the backseat of the car, after her 3 hours there, reciting some of what she’s learned. It’s ‘B’ week at school. Her backseat solo car chat is just too darn cute, and I love that her desire to read is ...

14 Spooky Monster Crafts for Kids to Make for Halloween

14 Spooky Monster Crafts for kids to make for Halloween

Halloween monster crafts for kids to make can be spooky, but not too spooky to scare them! They're perfect for kids to make because monsters can look like anything, made from anything, and do anything... Monsters come in so many shapes and forms. Especially around Halloween. Ghosts, goblins, spiders.... they're all monsters, aren't they? We've made quite a few monsters ...

Photo Scavenger Hunt for Kids to Find Shapes

A photo scavenger hunt to find common shapes around the house

I've wanted to do a photo scavenger hunt with the kids for a long, long time. I always love any kind of scavenger hunt. And the boys love taking photos. But the boys don't have their own camera, and all I have is my DSLR that I use [affiliate link] and I don't want to hand that over to the boys [I'm nervous of it breaking... and I couldn't go without it until I got it ...