Spring Sewing Craft for Little Learners

Lately I’ve been working on a few sewing projects, and Bundle loves to “sew” with me.

That’s right, I let my 4 year old sew! Okay, well, not with a real adult needle…or a sewing machine…or pinking shears! ūüėĬ†But we have come up with a clever way for her to be “involved” when I’m mending or sewing.

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Dinosaur Red Light, Green Light Game

Red Light Green Light has been a favorite game in our house for a long time, and converting it to fit our dinosaur unit study seemed more than appropriate with our little T-rex and roaring around the living room!

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Dinosaur Book Resources for Pre-K & Kindergarten

While working on this dinosaur post series, I thought it might be nice to add a list of our favorite dinosaur books and resources that we’ve found and used throughout our dinosaur unit study.

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Dinosaur Memory Cards {freebie!}

Hello, parents of dinosaur lovers!

I’ve finally begun some of the really fun work on this Dinosaur Unit Study post series – the printables! Today’s freebie is a set of matching dinosaur memory cards! Read more to download!

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Dinosaur Dress Up Activities

Dramatic play is so valuable – it’s one of those educational areas I don’t ever want to stop providing – okay, or doing myself, too! Whether for your little kids or you little kids at heart, dramatic play¬†helps¬†develop friendships, fosters creativity and deepens imaginations, and creates opportunities for further growth and learning in other academic areas.

This post is dedicated to dressing up like dinosaurs, and the perfect dinosaur books and activities to use with them while playing!

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Favorite Things Friday: Homeschooling Blogs

**This post is actually a few weeks old, but needed some updates due to broken links. I decided I’d fix it up and reblog it for this week’s Favorites Friday! Hope you enjoy!
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DIY Dinosaur Habitat Activity

Last week I introduced my upcoming Pre-K/Kindergarten Dinosaur Unit Study post series with this post on exploring texture.¬†This¬†week I’m excited to continue¬†with this adorable (and very doable) DIY Dino Habitat!

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How to Pick a New Library Book when Your Toddler’s with You in 20 Easy Steps

Wednesday¬†is¬†library day for us. And while every library day is not this dramatic,¬†we’ve certainly had our moments. I’m thinking (mostly hoping) there might be a few others who can relate…

Here’s my fail proof system for picking out a¬†new book at the library when my toddler’s with me.

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Our Minimalist Calendar Time

Any other teachers out there excited about a fresh start, new activities/curriculum, or even new d√©cor for the new year? I am 110% that nerdy teacher who gets pumped about changing bulletin boards. Fair warning. ūüėÄ

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Divergent Inspired New Years Resolution: FREE Printable

Having recently finished her book Four, Veronica Roth sent me straight back into the wonderful and extremely addictive Divergent fandom. I couldn’t be happier! ūüėÄ If you’ve never read the series or seen the movies, or just aren’t interested, feel free to tune out now! I’m an obsessed a shameless fan and probably always will be.

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