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An Uppercase and Lowercase Alphabet Game

For more fun kids’ activities from In Lieu of Preschool,   follow me on Facebook, Twitter, G+, Sulia, RSS, and/or by email today! This is a fun and simple activity that doesn’t take long to make or do.  Alphabet Toss-Up incorporates movement into learning to get kids’ interest piqued and provides practice differentiating between upper and lowercase […]

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10 Snow Activities for Kids

There were lots of great snow activities shared on Tuesday Tots last week!  There were activities using real snow, sensory snow, and lots of snowflake and snowmen crafts and snacks shared.  Here are some of my favorites!!! 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 […]

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Science Experiments in the Bathtub

This Wash & Learn collaboration with Bath Activities for Kids focuses on SCIENCE! For our bath time we focused on the science concept of surface tension and did several experiments in the bathtub that the kids would simply consider play. My goal isn’t for the kids to learn all the reasons behind what happens at […]

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Antarctica: Small World Play with Penguins

Antarctica small world

Luke and Lilah (ages 4 and 3) have loved penguins ever since we read aloud the chapter book, Mr. Popper’s Penguins, and their penguin love was recently re-energized when we made the Penguin Bowling set from the December Kiwi Crate.  With colder days upon us and winter right around the corner, they are also fascinated […]

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BOB Books Printables for Beginning Readers: Set 1, Book 6: Dot and the Dog

For more fun kids’ activities from In Lieu of Preschool,   follow me on Facebook, Twitter, G+, Sulia, RSS, and/or by email today! FREE BOB Books Printable Pack for Beginning Readers Set 1, Book 6 go-along printables are here and they are FREE!!  Download my 26 page printable pack loaded with literacy activities to go along with BOB Books Set 1, Book […]

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