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Christmas is Coming! 10 Great Activities to Get You Ready!

Tuesday Tots is a weekly link-up sharing posts for kids 5 and under co-hosted by In Lieu of Preschool (me), Rainy Day Mum, Growing a Jeweled Rose, and Learn with Play at Home. For those in the US, Thanksgiving is this Thursday!  We hope you all have a great day with your families and enjoy some good food!!!With the countdown to […]

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Amazon Prime: Free Christmas Movies for Kids!

If you have Amazon Prime, you can stream these kids’ Christmas movies for FREE: VeggieTales: Saint Nicholas: A Story of Joyful Giving Christmas Classics: Jingle Bells Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol Arthur’s Perfect Christmas Bob the Builder: Christmas to Remember Bob the Builder: Bob’s White Christmas Christmas is Here Again Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas Christmas Classics: […]

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Parenting tips and tricks, parenting articles, home preschool curriculum plans, book reviews, and more for parents of toddlers and preschoolers.  

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Arts and Crafts

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Arts and crafts for preschool kids and toddlers, for homeschool or classroom, parents or teachers!  Projects include painting, salt dough projects, stamping, nature art, drawing, card making, ornaments, seasonal and holiday crafts, upcycled and recycled projects, fingerprint, handprint, and footprint keepsake art, calm down bottles, fingerpaint, bubble art, crafts with rainbows, candle making, DIY wrapping […]

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Learning Activities

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Preschool learning activities for homeschool or classroom, parents or teachers. Topics covered include preschool math, preschool reading, preschool science, and preschool writing activities and games.

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Preschool Writing

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Preschool writing activities for homeschool or classroom, parents or teachers. Topics covered include sidewalk chalk, drawing, making letters of the alphabet, fine motor skills practice to strengthen hand muscles for future writing, card making, letter play, games & more! 

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Preschool Reading

preschool reading activities

Preschool reading activities for homeschool or classroom, parents or teachers. Topics covered include seasonal and holiday book lists, picture book reviews, chapter books for preschool recommendations, BOB books free printables, favorite curriculum reviews, reading strategies to use with beginning readers, how to set up your house to encourage reading, go-along book activities, games, hands-on activities […]

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Toys and Games for Fine Motor Practice

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There are lots of easy, simple, and free fine motor skills activities you can do at home, but sometimes you want something that’s already ready already.  Am I right???  So here are some of our favorite commercially available toys and games for fine motor practice! What do you mean by fine motor practice? Wikipedia defines […]

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Preschool Science

preschool science

Preschool science activities and experiments for your homeschool or classroom.  Topics include nature, animals and their habitats, bubbles, volcanos, Earth Day, weather, dinosaurs, & more! Click here if you prefer to do a Science category search instead. Tornado in a Bottle: Easiest DIY Science Lesson EVER!The tornado in a bottle is seriously the easiest homemade science lesson–even […]

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Arts and Crafts Learning Activities Math Reading Science Writing Parenting Play Activities Christmas BOB Books Printables …how a former teacher and her little ones do preschool at home! SUBSCRIBE NOW!  What We’ve Been Up to Recently… Our Favorite Christmas Books: Part TwoWe have been enjoying TONS of Christmas books this holiday season, so I […]

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