• makiing-gummy-candy-at-home-with-a-kit

Making Gummy Candy at Home with a Kit

By |Categories: Free|

Gummy candy, anyone? Actually the children barely even tasted our resulting candy so this was a great project! Ha ha! We used a candy making kit found online and I purchased my own materials. Curiosity got the better of me and I have to admit this was my own idea. So the most interesting thing

Alex Asks About Auntie’s Airplane Day: An Adoption Day Story

By |Categories: For Parents, For Teachers, Literacy, Pre-K thru Grade 2|Tags: , , , |

Alex Asks About Auntie's Airplane Day: An Adoption Day Story is an easy reader picture book to help young children learn about multi-race family adoptions. By looking at the celebration through the eyes of the youngest family member, the "gotcha day" party helps him understand his aunt was adopted from South Korea. The family

  • How-I-Learned-Geography-Free-Printable-for-classrooms-and-libraries

Free Printable for How I Learned Geography

By |Categories: For Teachers, Free, Literacy, Multicultural, Pre-K thru Grade 2, Social Studies|Tags: , , , , |

Free Printable for How I Learned Geography Book by Uri Shulevitz How I Learned Geography by Uri Shulevitz is a story from World War 2 that resonates for today’s children as it is child-centered and informative. This post has a short review of the book and a free printable. Although this book looks

  • what-to-do-to-help-older-children-read-in-the-summer (3)

Tips to Help Prevent the Summer Slide in Reading

By |Categories: For Parents, For Teachers, Grades 3-6, Literacy, Pre-K thru Grade 2|Tags: , |

Summer slide can be prevented, although it takes some concentrated effort on the part of parents, students, and caregivers. Help prevent the summer slide in reading with top tips for parents and students from teachers who know. "Summer reading loss refers to the decline in children's reading development that can occur during summer vacation

  • sad-shape-2D-math-story-writing-frame-free-instant-download

The Greedy Triangle Free Writing Printable

By |Categories: For Teachers, Free, Literacy, Math, Pre-K thru Grade 2, Writing|Tags: , , , |

The Greedy Triangle Free Writing Printable This post has a short review of The Greedy Triangle with a free writing printable.  Marilyn Burns is the author of many math-based fiction stories, including this one. The stories help give mathematics a real-world understanding, which usually has to be pointed out by the

Load More Posts