Prek Letter A


Welcome to the Letter A where we’ll be having fun with Ants! Letter A Memory Verse: All have sinned and come short of the glory of God. Romans 3:23 Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. Matthew 7:7 Read Chicka Chicka Boom Boom and put…

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JumpStart Contest Winner!


I want to thank everyone for following my blog and for entering to win the  JumpStart giveaway for my 1500 Subscriber Celebration! I loved reading everyone’s comments! I won’t keep you in suspense any longer! The winner was generated by Random.org: Christy, I left a comment on your blog, but can’t find an email for you! Please contact me by…

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Stained Glass Cross & Egg Easter Craft


This craft is super easy and produces beautiful results! It was also the Teeny Tiny Tot’s first craft! (Usually we do crafts while she’s sleeping, you can image why…) I have to say she was thrilled to be involved! And she did an excellent job. Supplies: Contact Paper Tissue Paper Scissors Sharpie Tape  (to hold contact paper down while you…

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Have a Wonderful Easter!


He is Risen! The angel said to the women, "Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here; he has risen, just as he said.” Matthew 28:5-6

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Write for Charity


I was recently contacted by Beth from “Write for Charity” about an opportunity to publish an article while at the same time raising money for Children’s Charities. They are seeking short story and poetry submissions to help raise money for children’s charities. Out of the submissions, 101 pieces will be chosen to appear in their anthology. Writers are invited to…

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Tissue Paper Easter Egg Craft


I found this box of tissue paper squares from Lakeshore Learning. Since we do so many crafts with Tissue Paper, I decided it was worth it. This Easter Egg Craft was super easy! I just drew a large egg shape onto construction paper, then had them crumple and glue on decorations. My 2nd grader used a pencil tip, crumpled the…

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Shark Lapbook


This was one of our very first lapbooks, I downloaded the contents from Homeschool Share This was a simple single folder lapbook, but there is enough material at Homeschool Share to do more if you choose. The contents include: How big are they: measuring with goldfish Shark Families Vocabulary All about teeth Shark Anatomy What is a shark? Shark Cards:…

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Shaving Cream: Seriously, what was I thinking?


Now, I know I’ve promoted this on my alphabet activities, but this is the first time it wasn’t safely contained in a Ziploc Bag. Let’s just say there was a lot of squeals and screams, mostly by me. Once the initial excitement wore off, we did math… We practiced spelling and numbers… We made art… We played… I would recommend…

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Horizontal Drop Down Menu in Blogger


Here is a fairly easy tutorial for installing a drop down navigation bar into your Blogger Blog. (Like the dark brown one in my header section) STEP 1: In Blogger, go to your “Layout” and “Page Elements” section. Click on the “Add a Gadget” link just under your header image: (Note: If you are just starting your blog, the “Minima…

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Letter of the Week: Shape Flashcards


A kind reader informed me that there was an error on the Letter of the Week Shape Cards, for the Triangle shape card, the card reads “yellow” instead of “triangle”. I have fixed the cards, and as of today the Letter of the Week download files are now updated. If you downloaded them prior to today and would like the…

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I’m Joining ABC & 123!


Hi everyone, I’m excited to announce that I’ll be writing a new feature for ABC & 123! It’s going to be called “Play to Learn” and it was announced today, go check it out! As homeschoolers, we have a great opportunity to think out of the box and incorporate all kinds of different hands on learning tools to make the…

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Prek Letter W


Welcome to the Letter W. We’ll be having fun with Watermelon this week! Hope you enjoy it! (Scroll down for the puzzle download!) Letter W Memory Verse: “We love Him because He first loved us.” 1 John 4:19 Click here to download the verse puzzle.(Note: I use this with my 2nd grader, not prek) For our verses and accompanying games/stories…

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