Hey Diddle, Diddle Nursery Rhyme Craft

Hey Diddle Diddle coloring sheet

I love teaching my toddler and preschool children nursery rhymes. One of my daughter's favorite is Hey Diddle Diddle. When I can, I like to pair the rhyme with a craft, movement or a song. For Hey Diddle Diddle, we made a cute poem booklet. We also had fun learning Jack and Jill too! Pin It Hey, Diddle, Diddle has become one of my 3yr. old's favorite nursery rhymes. I think it is because the poem is so silly! A cat playing a fiddle? A cow jumping over the moon? She thinks it is hilarious--especially when we use our nursery rhyme props to act the rhyme out. This week we made a craft that we … [Read More...]

Our 2014 – 2015 Curriculum Pre-K – High School

Raising Rock Stars

This year I'll be teaching tots through high school! I'm looking forward to this year and have spent much time in prayer because I know that I can't do this on my own strength! While I am still piecing together a few things, here's my general game … [Read More...]

Quote Printables for Teens (3 freebies)

Free Quote printables for teens

Oh I know I slacked off! I am so sorry we missed several months. I'll make it up to you :)  This month I've included three free quote printables in the download. These printables are great for tweens and teens. One side has the quote and the other … [Read More...]

10 Preschool Science Read Alouds

worm journal

Over the past year I've done quite a bit of science-focused activities with my preschoolers. We've had the opportunity to include many science picture books into our units. Here is a list of 10 of our favorite preschool science read-alouds from this … [Read More...]

Easy DIY lotion

Easy DIY lotion with Essential Oils

One of the main goals of my blog is to highlight things we have been learning about,to  showcase various educational activities, and to share tips, tricks and printables. Over the past two years my family has been learning about wellness and natural … [Read More...]

Top 10 Must-Have Items for Preschool Summer Fun

water and mud play for preschool

For most households, summer break is here or just around the corner. There are so many unique opportunities to capitalize on during this time of the year. Here is my must-have list for preschool summer fun activities: 1. Water: Whether it is at a … [Read More...]