Teaching My Kids
Name puzzle. Here's how I will turn this into a Big Kids "tot tray" activity. I have a metal snack tray (like what you would use to serve breakfast in bed). Make cards with names of family members (or other people or even frequently misspelled words) and have those along with a box of magnetic letters so that child can find the correct letters to spell the name.
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An Open Letter to Ann Coulter...written by John Franklin Stephens, a Global Ambassador for the Special Olympics. Well-written, inspiring, and an example of how being a bigger person can make 10 times the difference of sinking to their level.
Healthy Sex Talk: Teaching Kids Consent
Why didn't I think of this? Genius way to teach your kid to tell time
Number Playdough Mats with Ten Frames (from A Differentiated Kindergarten) This seems like a really fun activity that could be used for math during community workers unit. If you use different community workers cars for different numbers and make each of them fun to look at and interesting to the students. Plus what kids kindergarten aged wouldn't love to work with playdough.
Number Playdough Mats with Ten Frames (from A Differentiated Kindergarten)
22 Activities With Cars and Trucks (from Learn with Play at Home)
This could be incorporated into social skills, great to set first day expectations.
Pom Pom Number Boards (free; from Craftulate)
Sorting and Counting bottles for mathematical play, sort the color, wet erase to change the number