Summer “Flip” Printable I Spy Games for Kids
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Summer “Flip” Printable I Spy Games for Kids

I can honestly say that I don’t know ONE teacher or kid who is not excited about summer and a break from school. Now with that being said, just because the school year is over doesn’t mean that the learning should stop. There are so many hands-on, exciting activities that our kiddos can partake in…

Free Printable Summer Counting Book for Preschool
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Free Printable Summer Counting Book for Preschool

Ah, the summer slide! That brightly colored tube-shaped tower at the local park, right? Nope. I’m talking about the “other” summer slide. The one well-known by educators. It refers to learning loss that can (and does) occur during those off-school months. Let’s prevent that with engaging summer lesson plans for preschoolers! Children’s counting books, emergent…

Chicka, Chicka, 1, 2, 3, Counting Mats for Preschool
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Chicka, Chicka, 1, 2, 3, Counting Mats for Preschool

Chicka, Chicka, Boom, Boom, will there be enough room? Hopefully there is plenty of room in your lesson plans for this adorable coconut themed counting activity! Children LOVE the adorable Chicka, Chicka books. (Yes, that’s right! If you didn’t know there are TWO Chicka Chicka books- one for letters and one for numbers!) Chicka, Chicka,…

Printable Summer Sun Identifying Emotions Board Game
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Printable Summer Sun Identifying Emotions Board Game

“You are my sunshine, my only sunshine!” I don’t know about you, but singing that song before teaching this emotions game for kids is a MUST. I love that song, and I love this game! It’s bright and cheery, and best of all, it’s an excellent game to teach feelings and emotions to kids. The…

How to Make Your Own Ocean Sensory Bottle
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How to Make Your Own Ocean Sensory Bottle

Going to the beach is one of the ultimate sensory experiences. The smell of the ocean water, feel of the sand on your toes, and calming sight of the waves all come together for a super relaxing sensory experience. If you can’t be at the beach, or are anxiously counting down the days until your…

Patriotic DIY Calm Down Jar for Preschool Sensory Table
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Patriotic DIY Calm Down Jar for Preschool Sensory Table

Nothing screams summer and the 4th of July like glitter and the colors red, white, and blue! This Patriotic DIY Calm Down Jar For Preschool Sensory Table is the perfect summer craft and sensory activity for your child. With just a few simple materials you will have a dazzling calm down glitter mason jar created…