Summer Rules Free Printable - no screentime until. Love this idea, saves kids from the summer slide!
funny chapter books for kids (that will get them reading!)
Top 5 Bible Verses for Toddlers & Preschoolers to Memorize
Printable After School Question Cards- "My girls think it’s just a fun game we play, but for me it’s a lot more than that. It’s all about creating a close relationship where they know they can ask and tell me anything. I figure if I start now, they’ll be a lot more likely to keep talking to me later."
Do your kids know what you mean when you tell them to clean their rooms? Help them make bedroom cleaning a part of their daily routines with a helpful checklist. DIY chore charts like this help develop independence in children.
Stem activity: the kitchen garden experiment- re-growing food with kids!
Start your year by learning more about Kids and Essential Oils
iPad Apps for Vision Therapy | The VisionHelp Blog
Print and Go! Shapes ~
the BEST playdough recipe, hands down. and you make it with JELLO! third and fourth graders love it just as much as the little guys, too!
Somedays it feels impossible to teach my highly distractible son how to read. Can you relate? I've found a few tricks through the years both as a homeschool mom and a former 1st grade teacher. See how they can help you, too!
Top 10 Books for Parenting Boys - This is such a great list, #3 and #5 are going on my audiobooks list!
The things boys can learn are very similar, but the way they go about learning is very different. Boys require a very different educational environment and teaching approach if we are going to help them reach their full potential. Boys Think and Process Differently Than GirlsDeep Roots at Home
A list of the best toys for budding innovators and little ones who love to build.
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Back to School: Lunchbox Survival Tips on FamilyFreshCooking.com #projectlunchbox
Is your child ready to take on some easier chapter books? Here is a great list of some series for early readers that you may not have heard of before and that are not Junie B. Jones. #overstuffedlife
Help your child transition into chapter books over the summer. Great way to promote #summerliteracy! #summer #literacy #reading #books #1stgrade #1stbook #chapterbooks #classics #greatbooks #summerslide
When choosing first novels to read aloud to your kids, choose something with short chapters, fantastic characters, and an easy-to-follow plot line. Here are some suggestions! | Amongst Lovely Things
First Grade Read Aloud Book Suggestions by This Lunch Rox // The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, The Adventures of Vin Fiz, Shiloh, The Saturdays, The Chocolate Touch, The Borrowers, Stone Fox, Mr. Popper's Penguins, A Bear Called Paddington, The Moffats, Socks, Martin's Mice, Home Price, Charlotte's Web, The Wind in the Willows, Stuart Little, and The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle.
Chapter books for preschoolers and 3 year olds.
If you haven't read these, check out these new funny picture books. I think you'll like them!
17 Great 1st Grade Chapter Books to Read Aloud - This is a fantastic 1st grade book list for homeschool, parents, and teachers alike.
1st grade book list