This sock matching rhyming game makes a fun introduction to rhyming for young readers. Printable includes cards you can customize with your own rhymes. Fox in Socks is this week's Virtual Book Club for Kids pick. Playing with rhymes was Dr. Seuss's signature, and this book is no exception. So I decided to create the opportunity for kids to play around with rhymes themselves … [Read more...] about Sock Matching Rhyming Game
Spelling comes more easily to some children than others. This kinesthetic spelling practice activity proved transformational for my eight-year-old! A Fun Way for Kinesthetic Learners to Practice Spelling Words My eight-year-old daughter Lily hates traditional spelling work, although she enjoys cursive copywork that I download for her from SchoolhouseTeachers.com. She wanted … [Read more...] about A Fun Way for Kinesthetic Learners to Practice Spelling Words
Biology is a wonderful branch of science to explore with kids! This animal observation activity makes an excellent introduction to biology for kids. Harry the Dirty Dog is this week's Virtual Book Club for Kids pick! It was a fun one to read with the kids, because Mike LOVED it as a kid. If you follow me on Instagram, you know we just got a puppy. She loves to get dirty … [Read more...] about Animal Science Biology for Kids: Animal Observation Log
How do you bring history to life for your kids? Learn how we are bringing pioneer history to life with The Queen’s Treasures. My three girls have been reading Little House in the Big Woods together this fall, so they were delighted when The Queen’s Treasures emailed me, offering to send some items to review. We already own their Laura doll, so the girls picked out a few … [Read more...] about Bringing Pioneer History to Life with The Queen’s Treasures
This is a cool sense of hearing activity for kids. A great companion to the picture book Stellaluna by Janell Cannon. Scroll to the end of the post for more great bat-themed learning activities to go along with this book! Stellaluna by Janell Cannon is this week's picture book for the Virtual Book Club for Kids. Bats use echolocation to get around, so I thought this would be … [Read more...] about Sense of Hearing Activity for Kids: What Do you “See” with Your Ears?