A Parent’s Guide to Phonological Awareness

A Parent’s Guide to Phonological Awareness

Do you know what makes a good reader? It’s not what you think! Phonological awareness prepares your child up for reading success.   Most parents believe learning to read starts with the alphabet – but guess what – it starts even earlier! When you sing nursery rhymes with your children, you’re developing important pre-reading skills….

The Best Homeschool Preschool Curriculum

Thinking about homeschooling your preschooler? Look no further, I found the best homeschool preschool curriculum for you!   I remember the day the email came: “After careful decision, the school board has decided we can not safely open our Preschool for the 2020-21 school year.” I was crushed. I loved my son’s preschool and teachers…

Fun and Easy Valentine’s Day Activities for Preschoolers

Looking for fun and easy activities to do at home? Check out our list of Valentine’s Day activities for preschoolers. After the dreariness of January, it’s fun to look forward to Valentine’s Day. There’s something about the red and pink decor and all the hearts that just brighten our moods and our days. Valentine’s is…

New Year’s Resolutions with Kids | Free Printable
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New Year’s Resolutions with Kids | Free Printable

Are you looking for an activity to fill the time between Christmas and New Years’ for your children? Or maybe you love to make New Year’s Resolutions and want to share them with your kids.  Setting New Year’s Resolutions with kids is a great activity for the whole family. We just gave it a try…

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt (& More Thanksgiving Activities)

Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt (& More Thanksgiving Activities)

Are you looking for some screen-free Thanksgiving activities to keep your kids busy while you cook Thanksgiving dinner?  Do you need some easy activities to keep the children off the iPad while the adults watch football?  Look no further! Making a big meal can be so time-consuming but coming up with screen-free Thanksgiving activities doesn’t…

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Distance Learning Success – What’s Working for Us

Distance learning is not ideal, but it doesn’t need to be a total disaster. Here are some of my family’s ideas for distance learning success. It’s what parents are talking about.  I hear it In my own conversations with parents, in Facebook groups, on Instagram and TikTok. Distance learning is tough.  The hours on Zoom…

Your Child Struggles with Distance Learning
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Your Child Struggles with Distance Learning

Learning online is challenging for most children. Here’s what you can do when your child struggles with distance learning. So your child hated online learning last spring. You are not alone. Almost every parent I’ve talked to said learning online was not a good fit for their child. When tips and tricks aren’t working, here’s…