The Spy on Third Base byMatt Christopher is a baseball chapter book, and this post has a short review and a free printable. This is a baseball-themed book with a little mystery. T.V. Adams has a talent for predicting where the batters on the opposing team will hit the ball. When
The Breadwinner, also known as Parvana, is a children's novel by Deborah Ellis. It was first published in 2000, and by 2013 there were 39 English editions. The book has received several literary awards, including the Peter Pan Prize. Parvana has to live like a boy although with her family due to circumstances in war-torn Afghanistan. Taliban soldiers enter her
This post has a free instant download for a free soccer theme chatterbox and number roll activities printable. There is one chatterbox which has two pages of directions, as well as two number roll activities. Just add dice! One of the number roll activities includes addition. A make-your-own-game is included for children who like to
Free Printable Patriotic Art Roller Coaster Ride Otherwise known as take fireworks on a roller coaster ride! For Flag Day on June 14th and the 4th of July, here is an easy art project idea to help children celebrate the holidays. By using strips of paper and taping or gluing them
Printable Numbers 1-10 Bee Theme — a free instant download is included in this post (both a PDF and a PowerPoint). This post has a Free Printable Numbers 1-10 Bee Theme, and a free Power Point. Tonya Dirksen at the Keys, Strings, and Melodies blog post has a video of a song about bees.
This post has a pressed flowers and leaves craft free PDF with step by step photo instructions: pressed-flowers-and-leaves 3 page PDF (free 3 page PDF).
Today’s book is OLYMPICS Through Time from Ancient Greece to the Present Day, by Richard Platt, illustrated by Manuela Cappon. This book is one adults and children can enjoy together as it is a time-line of the history of the Olympics. Each two page spread shows the city, year, and arena
This post has a free printable for 5 Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed. It could be used along with the book Sock Monkeys: Do the Monkey, Monkey! by William B. Winburn, and Harriet Ziefert. The weather, even in the northernmost tip of Minnesota, is just to hot to smile, so they say.
x This post has free resources for how to polish rocks, and also book recommendations to help identify rocks. Because the books may be checked out of the library, I consider them to be free. Great Rock Collecting Books It’s summer and many children like to find rocks, add to collections,
Free Flag Day math games, 26 pages Happy Flag Day! So, because it is Flag Day, my game this month has a patriotic theme for matching number names. In the Everyday Math program, math boxes are used throughout the school year, and children have to fill the boxes with