Language

All About Me: The Perfect Preschool Notebook to Introduce Writing

Are you getting ready for back to school?  Do your students love to cut and paste? And I bet they LOVE to talk about themselves! Well, if you want something fun and engaging to do the first week of school that will carry throughout your school year, check out this…

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My Simple Trick That Keeps My Classroom Library Organized [Free Download]

Is your daycare or preschool library area always a mess?  Mine is!  Who has time make sure the kids always put their books away nicely?!  But I also hate it when books are laying all over and end up broken.  Scroll down to see what I did about it and get your…

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Spring Read and Color Books for Emergent Readers

Spring has sprung!  Or at least, the calendar says it has and the weather is trying to catch up around here.  My kids can finally go outside to dig in the dirt and sand, instead of the rice sensory bin that inevitably gets tracked throughout the house!  So I thought I’d…

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Letter Game for Fun Phonics Practice! [FREE Download]

You probably already know that kids who can tell the beginning sounds each letter makes are better prepared for school and go on to be more efficient readers.  So I made this game so we can have easy and fun phonics practice in my own preschool program! Your Preschool Needs This Fun Letter Game…

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Making Letters Fun with Alphabet Coloring Pages

Every preschool teaches the alphabet.  For good reason!  The letter names are one of the first things children will be learning when they start kindergarten.  Even young kids can learn some of these letter names and sounds. This gets them ahead of the game and they’ll be more prepared for school. Why Simple is Better…

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All About My Family Freebie!

With Thanksgiving quickly approaching (where did November go?!), we’re spending some time in PreK discussing families and thankfulness. Here’s some freebies I’d like to share from some of my best selling packs!  Click each photo to get the PDF for download. The first page is from my All About Me Interactive…

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Handwriting: My Secret Weapon for Teaching Print Writing

My Secret Weapon for Teaching Handwriting Learning to print letters is a new focus in kindergarten.  For the first time, students are expected to recognize and write letters.  This is challenging for a lot of kids that are just even learning the letter names!  Keep reading for my insider secret to…

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B is for Bus and Boat!

This was B week for us. Today we learned about buses and boats! We started with Morning Meeting and reviewed our letter name and sound we had learned earlier in the week. Then we read about Buses and Boats from our A Beka Book curriculum and talked about the discussion…

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