Rufus Finds a Home Book Review and Free Resource Rufus Finds a Home by Theodore Jerome Cohen teaches children about empathy and the difficulty of sometimes having to give up something we love. I bought the book myself and the links are non-affiliate. I recently posted about another of Ted's books, Pepe Builds a Nest.
This post has a round of up three books with bully themes and their accompanying free printable instant download educational resources. Karmack is a book for third grade and up, and the focus is on a group of 5th grade bullies. The Karmack post has a free literature unit for use in grades 3-6.
One Room Schoolhouse Emergent Reader Free One room schoolhouse stories such as in the Laura Ingalls Wilder books are popular with primary grade students. This post is about a class field trip for a day at Cahill School in Edina, MN. There is also a free emergent reader printable PDF near the end of
Pepe Builds a Nest Book Review and Freebie This post has a book review for Pepe Builds a Nest as well as a free educational writing printable. I purchased my own book and the links are non-affiliate. Pepe Builds a Nest by Theodore Jerome Cohen My rating: 5 of 5 stars While the topic
Fairy Theme 3-part Initial Sounds Alphabet Cards Eastman Nature Center in the Three Rivers Park District recently held a fairy theme story time and activity class. We attended and enjoyed the story so much. The book the naturalist read was Fairy Houses by Tracy Kane. The little girl looks through the forest
Eidem Homestead Visit and Free 3-Part Farm Cards Farm fun! This post is about an Eidem Homestead visit and also has free 3-part farm cards. Eidem Homestead is in Brooklyn Park, MN, and is operated by the city. It has ten acres and represents farms from about 1890 through 1910. Our visit included touring
Linear Calendar Activities with Recycled Calendars Previously we used recycled calendars for counting activities as well as worked with time the Montessori way. Because we just found even more old calendars we recently spent some more time observing them in a linear fashion. I Spy different months was one way of looking at the calendar cut
Cranberries Revealed by Wayne R. Martin is appropriately named: Cranberries Revealed: From the marsh to the table . . . a visual journey. This book is a winner of two Midwest Independent Publishers Association book awards categories. It won the Arts Coffee Table and Cookbooks, Crafts, and Hobbies awards. At our house, we have
Blogiversary $50 Montessori Services Card It is day 5 of the Wise Owl Factory Blogiversary. The giveaway was a $50 Montessori Services gift card. Note: I’m am not an affiliate and I purchased the card myself. Today’s post is short and sweet! Thank you for reading, Carolyn
Welcome to our fourth annual Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month Blog Series and Giveaway! We are excited to announce our second annual Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month Blog Series. See our main page for a full schedule. Be sure to scroll down on this post to enter the giveaways. This post is about two Cherry