One Item Activities for Little Kids

One Item Activities for Little Kids

My very first year of full-time homeschooling was chaotic. I had two preschoolers to wrangle while trying to teach my two older children. The juggling act made me feel overwhelmed daily. Young children have limited attention spans and putting them on a screen to keep...
Learning to Spell Number Words

Learning to Spell Number Words

Taking the idea I shared for teaching preschoolers to spell color words, we made another spelling game. With the same idea, we can teach preschool kiddos to spell the number names. They are sight words, so this activity has big impact on reading skills. Learning to...
Why Spread Acts of Kindness?

Why Spread Acts of Kindness?

If committing to a month of extra acts of kindness is intimidating, keep this in mind:  “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” – Aesop The point of an activity like this is to focus on giving to others. That teaches our children a way to be...
Kid-Made Valentines Crafts

Kid-Made Valentines Crafts

These five kid-made valentines crafts are simple activities that give children the opportunity to make their own valentines. Making their own valentines builds a child’s confidence and fine motor skill development. It can also be less expensive than buying boxed...