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    Get Ready for K through PLAY

    A group of bloggers and educators sharing ideas and fun ways to get your child ready for Kindergarten. We are focusing on play, hands-on fun and engaging activities that will develop language, self-help skills, foster independence, encourage reading/writing/math, thinking skills and socialization.

    Get Ready for K through PLAY

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    Check out these amazing word family activities for young children beginning their reading and writing adventure! Children love these word family activities!

    Sugar Aunts: Creative & Fun Ways to Help Kids Cut With Scissors

    Fun Sight Word Games You Can Play Outdoors! Perfect for keeping kids busy AND learning during the summer! | pinned by #earlychildhood #sightwords

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    Sight Words- Learning Activities for Kids on FSPDT

    Tips and tools for teaching kids to tie their shoes from and Occupational Therapist.

    10 Ways to Ease Kindergarten or First Day of School Anxiety - check out idea of comfort object, maybe something felt that will fit in pocket like a small puffy felt heart.

    10 Ways to Ease Kindergarten or First Day of School Anxiety

    Easing Back to School Jitters: DIY Heart Stamp

    Kindergarten Readiness: What Your Child REALLY Needs to Be Ready

    Kids Books about Starting Kindergarten!

    Farm Animal Dot to Dots - Free Printable

    Bottle Cap Hundred Chart: Loose Parts Math on the Light Table from Still Playing School

    Early reading activity - play with a Magic E!

    Getting ready for school through play - 4 simple recipes to make at home that will help your child develop fine motor skills essential for writing

    Preparing for school- letters in the air helping children review letter knowledge through a fun active game as part of the Getting Ready for K through play series

    15 activities for summer learning - easy, fun doable for both parents and kids! You can find more summer fun with Crocs at

    10 Books That Inspire Kids to Write (+ writing paper printables)

    Kindergarten Activity Exploring Positional Words

    Chalk Letters having fun with letter names and phonics

    Letter recognition flowers - help preschoolers learn their letters with this DIY summer flower garden to work on letter recognition skills

    Learning how to tie a shoelace

    Nonfiction book scavenger hunt - a fun way to introduce preschoolers and kindergarten children to the parts of a nonfiction book

    LEGO challenges for Summer! 9 free printable challenges!

    Play with word families by building "Cat in the Hat" hats