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How to Make a Pretend Play Driver’s License for a Transportation Theme

Do you do a transportation theme with your class? We do!  My kids LOVED these driver’s licenses!  They were a great way to practice writing and recognizing our names.  They wore them and talked about them all day!  Here’s how to make them for your class. How to Make a…

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6 Fun and Easy Preschool Color Activities [FREE DOWNLOAD]

Colors are a common preschool learning topic.  Some kids come to preschool already knowing the color names, but just as many do not.  Or maybe you’re doing tot school, teaching kindergarten, or Head Start and looking for printables.  No matter where you teach, these color activities are going to make…

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FREE Editable Star Name Tags

Name recognition is an important preschool lesson!  Even young students can learn to recognize, spell, and write their names.  From speaking with kindergarten teachers I know that this is important to them, as well!  They wish every student would come to school knowing their names.  These simple stars can help…

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Preschool Science Interactive Notebook

This preschool science interactive notebook is one of my favorite resources!  I can literally use a page of it every week to review our science lesson from the week.  I LOVE it!  These science printables are easy enough for preschoolers and kindergarteners.  And it’s so versatile!  Check it out! Preschool…

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How to Make a Cheap and Easy Sight Word Center

Centers are the core of a quality preschool classroom.  You can include sight words in your alphabet center or writing center to introduce sight words to preschoolers.  This will help them learn to differentiate between letters and words.  More advanced students may start to recognize and read the words.  So…

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FREE Number Activity Your Preschoolers Will Love!

Learning through play is both fun and effective!  Get your kids involved with numbers with this FREE number activity!  If your kids love Trolls as much as mine, they will love this!       Free Number Activity Your Preschoolers Will Love! Teach Through Play (This post contains affiliate links….

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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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Use Community Helpers to Make Information Text Engaging for Preschoolers

Even as adults, informational text can be difficult to digest and sometimes we struggle to stay focused on the topic.  Finding a topic interesting to a whole class of young students can also be a challenge!  Thankfully, this Community Helpers bundle has everything you need to make that informational text…

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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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