We're jumping into the Ultimate Blog Party hosted by 5 Minutes for Mom! Thank you for stopping by! We're Heidi and Emily, two teachers (and sisters) who love creating activities and resources for classrooms and kids! Our shop is full of games we created with young children in mind. As
This would be a fantastic activity to do with school age kids. It's art and science all in one! It's affordable, too, at $4.95. From the Innovatoys website: "Sun, water, a bit of imagination and our Sunprint Paper Kit, that’s all you’ll need to create your own work of art!
Check out the directions to make these sweet felt flowers. They would be difficult to manage in a classroom setting but would be fun to do at home. Found on Alpha Mom- Once Upon a Holiday (We realize that it is already after Valentine's Day. This post was written before
When I started teaching, writing was the subject that excited me most. The interest quickly fizzled, however, when I was swamped with trying to manage the process smoothly. Teaching writing has been a personal battle ever since. We have parent-teacher conferences this week and in order to get everyone to
We love these adorable valentines from Save the Children.org. There’s 6 designs, each by a different children’s book illustrator. Favorites are the one featuring Olivia by Ian Falconer and the one featuring Lily by Kevin Henkes. Also featured are designs by Mo Willems, Rosemary Wells, Marla Frazee, Brian Selznick, and
This would be a fantastic game to play at home or for a classroom party. I had a ball putting together the red, pink, and white images! Second Story Window (We realize that it is already after Valentine's Day. This post was written before Valentine's Day and imported from a