Teaching about winter animal adaptations in kindergarten science? This song is a great way to reinforce concepts and vocabulary! It teaches about how eight animals adapt to cold weather in the winter, and includes verses about hibernation, migration, camouflage, and blubber! It’s sure to be a fun addition to any kindergarten life science unit! This song includes movements so kids will have fun singing and dancing while they learn! #kindergartenlifescience #animaladaptations #animalsinwinter
Yikes! The holidays are right around the corner, and if you're like me, you're probably scouring Amazon right now for great gift ideas! If you have kids on your Christmas list this year- babies through teenagers- books might be just the gifts you're looking for. Books make fabulous gifts because they're relatively cheap, they're fun, and they have educational value as well! Instead of wasting your money on yet another toy that will clutter up the house, why not stock a child's bookshelf with some high quality literature?
Whether you’re a parent or a teacher, you will love reading the books on this list with the kids in your life! These funny children’s books foster a love of reading and are a great way to bond with your kids through humor. Check them out for some good clean fun! These books also make great gifts for kids! #childrensbooks #funnystories #bookstoreadtogether
Crafty or not, you can save money by making these awesome budget DIY gifts for kids! Find a list of DIY toys for babies, homemade toys for toddlers, handmade gifts for preschoolers and other gifts you can make for kids of all ages! These DIY toys are all cheap and simple to make! #Christmasgifts #DIYtoys #homemadegiftsforkids
Give your toddler a hands-on way to get excited about the upcoming holidays with this DIY Christmas Tree Discovery Shelf! It’s a safe alternative to letting them play with the real Christmas tree, and it’s easy to make with some cardboard boxes and a few basic craft supplies! This is an easy, multi sensory Christmas activity for toddlers.
I've been a kindergarten and first grade teacher for a long time, so I have a huge stash of children's books, both fiction and nonfiction, for little kids. I've collected books from bookstores, Scholastic book orders, book fairs, Amazon, library book sales, you name it! (anyone else like this?). Every once in a while, though,... Continue Reading →
This mess-free painting activity looks amazing on the light table and is perfect for baby play and easy toddler fun! It’s a great color mixing activity for preschoolers and older kids can even use it to draw or write! It’s easy to set up and requires no cleaning!
Toddlers will love this beautiful DIY rainbow train set! They can admire the beautiful colors as they push their train around the tracks. This toy train set is easy to DIY at home with basic materials!
This architecture-themed process art activity uses textured foam blocks to print shapes and create amazing pictures of houses and castles!