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Show and Tell List from A to Z
EDUCATION

Show & Tell Ideas {from A to Z}

For the last three years my children have had to bring a “Show and Tell” item to school every week. And each week, their show and tell had to start with a specific letter. Every-single-week I thought, “we’ll plan ahead next time and be more prepared”. And, just like clockwork, […]

Snack Ideas (from A to Z)
EDUCATION

Snack Ideas {from A to Z}

If you have a preschooler or Kindergartner, you may know the agony of trying to find a snack idea that correlates with the “Letter of the Week” curriculum. While our schools never required this, it was always suggested as a fun activity. But how many snacks start with the letter […]

First Day of School Poster
BACK TO SCHOOL

First Day of School Poster

Hi gang! The first day of school is right around the corner. Which means, in a few short weeks, first day of school photos will flood our social media accounts. (Personally, I love to see all of the back to school pictures!) I noticed last year, almost everyone used some […]

Letter of the Week
EDUCATION

Letter of the Week Series: Letters E+F

This week, for our summer homework series, we covered the letters “E” and “F”. On our family calendar I had written “ef” – so my son kept walking around saying “Effffff”, which was slightly embarrassing, but…whatever. Since this is our third week of these activities, I don’t feel the need […]

Birthday Compli-mats
BIRTHDAY

Compli-mats {Free Download}

Question: What do you get when you combine a compliment and a place mat? Answer: A *compli-mat*. (Ba-dum-ching!) It sounds like a lame joke – but it’s actually a fun (and practical) activity! I created this project as a way to teach my children how to point out the positives […]