Architecture is an awesome thing to study with kids because it combines art, geometry, and STEM/STEAM/engineering! This roundup contains an amazing collection of books about and related to architecture and fun hands-on activities for each one! #architectureforkids #teachingarchitecture #architectureunit #STEMchallenges #buildingchallenges
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
This architecture-themed process art activity uses textured foam blocks to print shapes and create amazing pictures of houses and castles!
This easy and fun play-dough invitation to play lets kids create their own playdough monsters, and is inspired by the Mo Willems book, “Leonardo the Terrible Monster.” Kids will love this Sensory and fine motor activity!
These veterinarian themed book related activities for the book “Vicky the Vet” are perfect for preschools, homeschool, or just having fun with animal-loving kids!
Find out how you can use a black light to get kids excited and engaged in 5 different types of learning activities! A guide for teachers and parents to incorporate this exciting tool in your learning space!
These hands-on optical illusion activities are inspired by the book “Walter Wick’s Optical Tricks.” They are sure to be a huge hit! Make a DIY mirror box and other quick and easy crafts to surprise and delight your sense of sight!
Kids love children's books about firefighters, but do you know which ones are accurate? Or which ones are good quality? This guide was written by a teacher and a firefighter, and contains all you need to know about firefighter children's books! Great for fire safety week, classrooms, community helper themes, or gifts for kids that love fire trucks!
If you'd like to do more fun and creative activities with your kids but you don't know where to start, this guide is for YOU! Read to find out some basic ideas that will help you and your child get started with art projects, sensory play, small world play, building activities, and other creative fun! This article also includes a section on how to manage your child’s behavior and minimize mess so your creative activities are successful and stress-free! Are you ready to enjoy more creative quality time with your child? #familytime #creativefun #parentingtips