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125+ Ways to Practice Making Letters

making letters

  Here are lots of different ways you and your child can practice making letters!  A lot of the ideas use everyday objects you have around the house, so could basically be considered FREE, or at least very thrifty!  These “making letters” ideas will mostly appeal to the 2-5 year old age group, especially the […]

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ABC Find Write Erase Bath Game

abc find write erase

Did you see the Bath Tub Drawing Boards we created?  If not, hop over to our sister site, Parent Teach Play, to see those first and then come back here to see the fun ABC Find Write Erase Bath Game we made up to use with our drawing boards!  This game is great for beginning […]

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Peter Rabbit Small World Book Play

Easter activities

My kids and I are huge fans of classic stories.  The Complete Tales of Beatrix Potter are some of our favorites, and of course the most popular of those is The Tale of Peter Rabbit.  To give my kids a chance to act out the story which is GREAT for comprehension, I created a Peter […]

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Our Favorite Picture Books

favorite picture books

  These are some of our favorite picture books (in alphabetical order).  By favorite, I mean we’ve read them minimally 10 times each…true favorites!  Click on the title to see the full blog post or a link to the title on Amazon.  Check back often for new additions! 🙂   Our Favorite Picture Books Arthur’s […]

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7 Activities to Play & Learn Letters

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.  Be sure to follow our Tuesday Tots Pinterest board! Thanks to all who shared on Tuesday Tots last week!  I featured over 25 heart activities for kids last week, so be […]

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Printables for BOB Books: Set 1, Book 10 Peg and Ted

The FREE printables to go along with BOB Books for Beginning Readers: Set 1, Book 10 – Peg and Ted are here!  Well, most of them anyway… 😉 You can download this week’s FREE printables from:3 DinosaursRoyal BalooThis Reading MamaWalking by the WayMy FREE printables will be available soon, so please check back!!  Reason: The […]

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Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Alphabet Bath

Welcome to this week’s Alphabet edition of Wash & Learn!   After you read about our alphabet bath, be sure to hop over to see the fun bath time shared by Crystal on Bath Activities for Kids.This week we were blessed by a visit from Oma, my mother in law.  She brought along a whole […]

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