Operation Christmas Child Lapbook

Each year during the month of November, our family prepares to put together a shoebox gift for Operation Christmas Child.  I thought it would be fun to learn a little bit about the history of OCC and collect some information in a lapbook as we put our shoeboxes together this year. You could use this …

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FREE What to Do When You’re Done poster

Whether you are a school teacher or a homeschooling teacher, you know that it's tough when some of your kids are finished and others aren't.  I created a fun list of SUPER THINGS TO DO WHEN YOU'RE DONE for that reason. Copy and have your children put this sheet into the front of his/her binder.  …

Lapbook Templates for personal or commercial use

                  Create instant lapbooks with these 15 ready-made and EDITABLE templates in Power Point!  Upon purchasing, you have full rights to use these for personal or commercial use.  In fact, that's why I created them!  I got frustrated having to search for templates I could use to …

Acorn Angel Magnet Craft

              This was a super simple craft that we made and they look really cute on the refrigerator. Just have your children pick out a pretty fall leaf from among an assortment of artificial ones.  Have them walk outside and select an acorn.  Draw a mouth on the acorn …

Preschool Pumpkin Lesson – free

                    First, let me just say, I'm so sorry that this post is sooo long.  I wanted to post this special holiday excerpt from my A to Z Toddler and Preschool Curriculum free for my readers. Theme: Pumpkins (could be done the week of Halloween) Bible …

Teaching Division with Fall Friends

              I love creating "out of the box" ways for teaching tough concepts. Division is one of those concepts that may be challenging for children to learn, especially children who are more "right brain" learners. This division resource includes directions for using a cute Mrs. Owl who has had …

FREE Fall Friends Journal Prompts book

                  Fall Friends Journal Prompts I just finished a Fall Friends Journal Prompts book and thought I'd share it with my readers.  If you happened upon this page, please click to subscribe to my blog so you don't miss out on any future freebies. This resource includes …

Preschool Sunday School – The Northern Kingdom was Scattered

Our church uses Lifeway’s Gospel Project curriculum in our Preschool and Children’s Department.  It is awesome!  I’d love to answer any questions you may have if you are considering it. The lesson this week was about The Northern Kingdom was Destroyed.  (the Israelites were scattered). Immediately, I'm thinking bubbles.  Bubbles scatter all over the place …

Alphabet Phonics Bracelets

                            These alphabet phonics bracelets are a FUN way to practice all the upper and lower case alphabet letters and the phonics sounds they make. Students can trace the letters and color the picture to reinforce beginning sounds. Then they can WEAR …

Reading Pointers – now’s the time

              Now is the perfect time to add some reading pointers to your collection.  With Halloween approaching, there are sure to be some fun "monster fingers" or other similar type costume items that will help breathe new life into your reluctant readers.  It's amazing how a little piece of …