What’s on Our “Morning Chair” (and why we have one)

Make coffee. Sip coffee. Savor the first few (and possibly only) quiet moments of the day. Then embrace the chaos.

Anyone else?

Our morning routine was…well, not so routine until this last fall.

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Favorite Things Friday: Spring Break!

What does your “spring break” look like? Traveling to see family? Taking a day or two off work? Having all your kids home from school? Catching up on spring cleaning? Planting a garden?
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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 Scissor Skills Worksheets {freebies!}

Today is another free printable day for my Pre-K/Kindergarten Dinosaur Unit Study!

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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 Fossil Dig Activity & Extensions

It’s time for another dinosaur post! 😀

Today’s activity is a DIY dinosaur dig designed for your little paleontologists.

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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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Favorite Things Friday: Fabulous Early Childhood Education Books to Inspire

Teaching little ones is tough! Even though the internet is a wonderful tool to use for hunting down parenting and teaching ideas, it’s nice every once in a while to have a physical book to look through.

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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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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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