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Cookies for Santa Writing Activity for Preschool

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Hanukkah Menorah Snack for Preschool

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Mason Jar Lid Christmas Ornament

Easy Mason Jar Lid Picture Ornament Craft

Are you looking for a quick and easy Christmas ornament kids can make? You can't go wrong with a Christmas ornament that has a picture of a child on the front! These super easy and adorable … [Read More...]

Christmas Scissor Cutting Skills

Christmas Scissor Skills

Developing scissor skills doesn't happen overnight, it's a lengthy process that takes some kids more time than others. One way to encourage kids to cut with scissors is to change the materials that … [Read More...]

Classroom Recipes: Pumpkin Playdough (2 Ingredients)

2 Ingredient Pumpkin Playdough Classroom Recipe

Kids love to create while they learn. Classroom recipes are the perfect way to make learning hands-on and memorable! My boys love to make homemade playdough, especially pumpkin playdough! This … [Read More...]

Gingerbread Visual Discrimination Printable

Gingerbread Visual Discrimination Printable for Preschool and Kindergarten

Did you know visual discrimination skills are an important part of learning how to read? Developing this skill requires a lot of practice identifying the similarities and differences in pictures … [Read More...]

Wow Your Crowd with a Read Aloud at NAEYC

Wow Your Crowd Presentation NAEYC

I recently had the honor of presenting at the annual NAEYC conference with Deborah Stewart of Teach Preschool. Our session title was Wow Your Crowd with a Read Aloud: 10 Strategies to Increase … [Read More...]

Classroom Recipes: Thanksgiving Turkey Snacks


When it comes to celebrating Thanksgiving with kids I prefer the KISS method- Keep It Simple Silly. That's why I love these two easy Thanksgiving turkey snacks that kids can make with very little … [Read More...]

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