I Spy Sensory Bag for Sight Words & Letters

I Spy Sensory Bag for Sight Words & Letters

Make this I Spy sensory bag for all types of learning, including sight words and letters like we did, but don't stop there! Sight words have been the talk here in this house this past week or so. Henry was stuck on the same list for over a month, only to realize that it was because he wasn't doing his 'job' at school by remembering to turn in his list to his teacher to be ...

Meet GoldieBlox! Blocks Just for Girls!

Goldieblox Building Blocks for Girls

I have three boys that just love to build with blocks. The creations they make is incredible to me, their imaginations soar when they're building. And then they play with it for hours afterwards (or until their little brother may knock it down). Blocks are so open-ended that we've done many activities with them, they're incredible for learning opportunities! When I was a ...

12 Non-Turkey Thanksgiving Crafts & Activities

Non-Turkey Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

Once Halloween is over, my mind automatically goes straight to Christmas. What happened to Thanksgiving? With just a week until Thanksgiving, I think its time we do some of these Thanksgiving crafts and activities! And I'm leaving out the main ingredient! These are all non-turkey Thanksgiving Day crafts and activities that the kids can do. If you really want the turkey, ...

Kindergarten Math Activity to Solve Simple Addition Problems

Kindergarten Math Activity

This is not just a Kindergarten math activity that works on solving simple addition problems, but can also be a great number matching game for preschoolers! Henry surprised me the other day and brought home a coloring page with math addition problems on it. I had no idea they learned addition in Kindergarten! He then went on to tell me answers to 1 plus 1 through 9. I could ...