Summer days are full of swimming, outside play and lots of cold drinks and treats. One of my favorite childhood memories was to set up a lemonade stand in my driveway. My friends and I would make our own little stand out of a card table and a fun sign. We would always sell out […]

Fourth of July Activities for Kids

Fourth of July is right around the corner! I love all the activities we bring out to lead up to our country’s Independence Day! I’ve got some amazing activities for you that takes little to no prep! Find a Great Book! I’ve got a list of my favorite books all about America! I like to […]

Summer Thematic Unit for Little Learners

Summer is here! It’s a time to relax, binge watch a favorite show and sleep in. My kids’ favorite time of year is summer, and we love not having any kind of schedule. However, I do like to include a little learning each week to keep their minds strong and healthy. Half the time, they […]

Easy and Effective Activities for Summer Learning

Summer is an exciting time for kids. Sleeping late, swimming and watching TV whenever they want is something my kids look forward to every year. But as a mom, it’s my job to help teachers out during these long breaks. Because many teachers see the affect of the ‘summer slide’. Even if the ‘summer slide’ […]

Summer Digital Activities for Little Learners

Summer is here! Many kids are home for several weeks while others stay in school. Either way, it’s a great time for learning. In our house, we set aside some time each day for summer review. Reading is an absolute must, but we also cover basic math skills to keep our minds strong. These summer […]

Digraphs Summer Sort

As a teacher, one of the most rewarding things to watch is the academic growth in my learners. They walk in those first days of school maybe knowing how to spell their name and recite the alphabet. But they leave reading entire books. They are so proud of themselves when they move away from just […]