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Preschool Penguin Activities

My favorite unit to teach during the winter is our penguin unit. Penguins are a favorite of all preschoolers. They are fascinating creatures that we don’t see unless we visit our local zoo! These preschool penguin activities are a great addition to your science based penguin activities. Literacy Activities A big milestone for preschoolers is […]

Light and Rainbows Investigation for Early Elementary

Do you find yourself avoiding science investigations due to the amount of prep and planning? The clean up can be just as exhausting. It’s so easy to throw a video on or put a worksheet on their desk and read from the textbook. But, did you know that experiments and investigations don’t have to be […]

Kindness Picture Books You Need in your Classroom

The amount of information we pour into our children is so important! As parents and educators, it’s our job to guide our little ones in so many ways. Not only do we need to teach them academically, we also need to take them kindness and empathy to others. This is a list of my favorite […]

No Mom Guilt with Crayola Create and Play

Last summer my family vacationed in Durango, Colorado. It was incredible. The weather was perfect, mountains were beautiful and the trip was full of adventures. However, here’s the kicker… it was a 14-hour drive with our three young (precious, but sometimes loud) kids. I did what any desperate parent would do. We packed the car […]

All About America Activities

You know what I love about units on America? You can teach them any time of the school year. Many teachers choose to teach this unit around President’s Day, and my All About America unit and lapbook are perfect to use. President’s Day Activities I love this unit for many reasons. My students are at […]