Crumpled Paper Art for Kids Inspired by Ish - Buggy and Buddy
Turn crumpled pieces of paper into colorful artwork in this fun paper art for kids inspired by the children's book, Ish by Peter H. Reynolds!
Tie Dye Coffee Filter Art for Kids - Busy Kids Happy Mom
Looking for a easy fun craft for your kids or students? Learn how to make pretty tie-dye coffee filter art.
15 Super Fun Dollar Store Valentines - Playdough To Plato
If you’re in the mood to make homemade valentines this year, you’ve come to the right spot. This roundup of 15 super fun Dollar Store valentines are guaranteed to make kids smile. They’re creative, playful and cost just $1 or less. Gotta’ love that price tag! First up, make a DIY Tic Tac Toe game …
The Reading Strategies Book - Inspire Me ASAP
In this post, I share different strategies from Jennifer Serravallo's new book, called The Reading Strategies Book.
HIIT for Kids - Improve Emotional Regulation In Just 7 Minutes Per Day
This 7 minute animal themed HIIT workout for kids improves emotional regulation and reduces meltdowns. Loved by OTs, teachers, and parents alike!
Raised Salt Painting
Raised salt painting is an all-time favorite kids art activity that is loved by all ages from toddlers on up. Glue, salt, and watercolors are all you need for this simple art activity, also known as salty watercolors. Raised salt painting is awesome. I mean, AWESOME. We've done this so many times over the years, starting when Maia and her toddler art group buddies were still in diapers. And now, at 11, she still enjoys it. (As do I, and I'm 39!) If you haven't tried raised salt painting yet…
Bubble Wrap Autumn Tree Craft
Beautiful and easy Bubble Wrap Autumn Tree Craft for Kids. Includes a free downloadable printable tree for an easy Autumn art project.
Monday Made It!
Binder Clips to Label Mailboxes~ Great idea from Teaching with Love and Laughter! Type out student names, laminate the page, cut out, tape to bottom of binder clips. Easy to make and update!
101 Fun Questions To Ask Kids To Know Them Better - Mom Hacks 101
101 fun questions to ask kids to know them better! Great conversation starters to bond with your kids over dinner or a long car ride.
Number Sense Activities (0-20)
These number sense activities and activities are perfect to help kindergarten and first grade students gain awareness of the numbers 0-20. Students practice ordering numbers, comparing numbers, building numbers, and identifying different ways to make the numbers 0-20.What is number sense?Number sens...
20+ FREE Wiggle Brain Breaks - This Reading Mama
Do you teach a wiggle worm? Or perhaps your learner(s) have been sitting for a while and you can see the energy level going down. Enter wiggle brain breaks! These wiggle brain breaks can help wake up and recharge the brain, something I particularly need after lunch! *This post contains affiliate links. **The free printable can ... Read More about 20+ FREE Wiggle Brain Breaks
Valentine’s Day Art Project
Trying to think of a fun Valentine’s Day project to complete with your kiddos? Well, I’ve got just the art project that will col...
Seven NEW Ways to Use Google Forms In the Classroom - Teach Every Day
Teachers everywhere are using Google Forms in the classroom for making self-graded assessments. But Google Forms can be used for so much more!
Watercolour and Oil Pastel Resist Snowflake
Watercolour and Oil Pastel Resist Snowflake Kids Art - This watercolour and oil pastel resist Snowflake art idea for kids is perfect for the Winter season. Children will love discovering the secret snowflake, while playing with and mixing the watercolour