Home Preschool A-Z
Private school might seem out of reach, but it actually can be far more affordable than you might think. If you've been considering a change in your child's education, you will not want to miss these 7 super practical (and field-tested) ways to afford private school on a budget.
How to Raise an Artist - 10 Easy Steps to creating a home that nurtures creativity and expression.
Make a Lego marble maze. This is a very spatial, tactile, logical task... requires clever thinking and some trial and error... great problem-solving activity.
Tanagrams. Eating math for lunch. Use with the book "Grandfather Tang's Story". From site pinned: "A tangram literally means “7 boards of skill” and goes way back to China a long, long, long time ago. Tangrams feed your brain concepts like fractions, geometry, spatial reasoning, symmetry… all while employing problem solving, fine motor, and patience with a side of art."
Tangramwhich ... eating math for lunch.
Friday Five: Ways Parents Can Help with Spelling
'100 Ways to entertain a toddler'. This Mom has fun (and funny) ideas to interest her toddler. She rates each with a grade to it's success. Good reference.
Learning Activities for one year olds and two year olds
Writing in salt (this site has Montessori & Montessori-inspired activities).
25 Activities for 6-12 month babies
Wiggly Eye Drawing Starter... let them create the monster or animal of their choice.
Lesson plans and reproducibles for teaching the presidential election process, from nominations to inauguration! $