Learning Activities

I have done some simple review of Sight Words before with big brother.  I introduced him to sight words 2 summers ago to help him get used to the idea of them.  However, this year he has to learn a few each week at school.  I am brainstorming new

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We did q-tip or cotton swab paintings a few years ago for Valentine’s Day.  The kids really enjoyed it but we have yet to try it again.  No better time than now, right.  I decided to set them up with some Q-tip Shape Paintings.  A fun way to go

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We love finding ways to have fun while learning. Numbers and counting is on our ever growing list of things to go over.  With school starting back soon I wanted to find some new ideas to try with the kids.  I hope you can find a few exciting ideas

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Last summer I set out to introduce sight words to my 4yr old.  I wanted to make sight words fun and exciting.  We found many ways to add sight words to our everyday play.  This Sight Word Blast learning activity was just one way we did that.  This was

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Today I am reviewing a fun learning pack from Multicultural Kids Blog.  My boys love all thing sports and soccer is a favorite behind American football.   This World Soccer Cup Learning pack was perfect for them.  So easy and affordable to buy here and then just print out for the kids to learn

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Simple science with my kids is so exciting.  I love seeing their faces as we try new experiments out.  I often have just as much fun as they do seeing the end results of our science experiments.  I recently went through and compiled all of our past science experiments

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  Thrilled to be teaming up with some amazing blogging moms to bring you a week of: Play, Craft, and Learn with Dinosaurs.  This fun idea was dreamed up by the ever so talented George of Craftulate.   Today is all about LEARNING with dinosaurs.  I had a vision for a Dinosaur

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We cannot get enough simple science over here.  This Liquid Density Experiment was perfect for us.  I could not wait to try it out with my preschooler one afternoon.  I had so much fun working on this experiment with him.  We got to spend time together and learn all

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This week is all about Gross Motor Skills for the Spring Activities for Kids series brought to you by Learn Play Imagine and us, FSPDT. We got stuck inside during an ice storm and what better way to keep the kids busy than with a fun butterfly number and

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  I love to find simple learning activities for my preschooler.  Easy for me to set up and fun for him to do and learn in the process. Simple does not mean boring and kids learn so much from the simple things in life.  I have put together 10

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I have started to up my game when it comes to going over colors with little brother 2yr. Big brother does great with colors.  Now its little brothers turn to learn them.  So one morning while big brother was gone I set up a fun transportation color sort for my toddler.  We sat down to play and

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We love finding ways to make play cities over here.  We have a few other play city creations around here too.  A cardboard tray, a chalkboard city, paper city… and now a cardboard learning play mat. What I used: cardboard box, sharpies, and toys. What I did: We got

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