14 Must-Have Bug and Butterfly Activities

14 Must-Have Bug and Butterfly Activities

Do your kids love bugs and butterflies?! These 14 must-have activities will keep preschoolers and kindergarteners learning and engaged for weeks.  Practice alphabet letters, sight words, numbers, addition, writing, learn about the butterfly life cycle and so. much....

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How to Make Bird’s Nest Helpers

How to Make Bird’s Nest Helpers

Looking for an engaging backyard kids' science activity? Create bird's nest helpers filled with nest building supplies your feathered friends will love. Then, enjoy watching the birds find a home! With the arrival of spring, we've noticed our resident crows busy...

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Tissue Paper Butterfly Craft

Tissue Paper Butterfly Craft

The sun is shining, thermometers are climbing - and that can only mean one thing... spring is on its way!  This spring-themed butterfly craft can easily be modified for preschoolers to second graders and is a perfect compliment to our popular bugs and butterflies math...

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Bicolor Flowers Kids’ Science

Bicolor Flowers Kids’ Science

To show children just what plants do with all the H2O we give them, I added a little twist on a classic kids' science experiment by dyeing a single flower not one but TWO colors. I have to say, this was a whole lot trickier than I had anticipated, but the results made...

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Sweet Sight Word Game

Sweet Sight Word Game

Are you looking for a summer-themed sight word game your kids will LOVE?!  This playful sight word game is the perfect way to keep a small group engaged and learning as the weather heats up. Grab your copy below and then hop over and snag our mega pack of...

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Tropical Beginning Blends Sort

Tropical Beginning Blends Sort

Are your readers working on beginning blends? This colorful sort is the perfect way to practice six common beginning consonant blends. Scroll below to grab your festive freebie and then make sure to hop over and snag our entire Blend Activity Pack for even more...

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My Bug Book Activity

My Bug Book Activity

Kids love getting outside and observing nature in action. This free bug book printable is a wonderful way to keep track of what they see and learn.  Just like our other kids' science activities, this bug activity is a quick prep, engaging afternoon project. Getting...

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Zoo Animal Race to the Top Counting Game

Zoo Animal Race to the Top Counting Game

I've never met a child who wasn't interested in animals! Whether you're looking for a fun follow up to a zoo field trip or you need a motivating way to reinforce counting and graphing, kids will love this playful zoo animal race to the top counting game! Snag your set...

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Flower Alphabet Match

Flower Alphabet Match

We often say we learn 26 letters. While that's partially true (we learn 26 letter names) we are actually learning several more symbols when we combine both upper and lowercase. So, practice, repetition and having fun are all ways I can help my kids work on their...

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Bug Counting Clip Cards

Bug Counting Clip Cards

Have some students who love anything creepy crawly?!  These bug counting clip cards are a fun way to add some insect fun to your math centers while practicing counting from 0-20 and reading ten frames. Snag your set below and then hop over and grab our best selling...

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July’s Playful Learning Checklist

July’s Playful Learning Checklist

There are so many simple ways to help kids learning at home this summer! Count coins, learn to recognize names, make colors and more. These 10 playful activities on July's learning checklist are perfect for those long summer afternoons at home. Snag your checklist and...

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August’s Playful Learning Checklist

August’s Playful Learning Checklist

With summer still in full swing, it can be difficult to find things to keep your little ones engaged and learning. But we have your back! Work on shapes, write a letter to their new teacher, do some counting and more with August's learning checklist! Just scroll below...

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Tissue Paper Sight Word Craft

Tissue Paper Sight Word Craft

This spin on color-by-number worksheets is a super easy and fun way to practice sight words and celebrate the arrival of spring.  My 5 year-old, A, loved how her flower turned out and can't wait for me to whip up more sight word sheets. I hope your kids love the sight...

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January’s Playful Learning Checklists

January’s Playful Learning Checklists

Each new year also brings new resolutions and, if you're anything like me, you'll love a plan! That's why we're SUPER excited to share an entire year's worth of fun, hands-on ideas for you to do with your preschooler.  Each month of these learning checklists has...

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Free Teacher Planner

Free Teacher Planner

I loved every. single. second. of designing this free teacher planner for you! It's *jam packed* with helpful schedule and organization pages you'll use all year long. The type A in me went wild! Snag your set and then hop over and request your invite to our VIP...

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Classroom Library Labels & Stickers

Classroom Library Labels & Stickers

I'm in love! This brand new pack of classroom library labels and stickers makes it so easy for students to return books to their just right spot without any help from you. A day of sorting and labeling will save you time and sanity for YEARS to come. It's the gift...

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Rhyming CVC Words

Rhyming CVC Words

Activity for ages 4 to 7. Beat the summer heat with this fun CVC rhyming game! Kids will love that it's playful and YOU'LL love that it's easy to differentiate for a variety of reading levels... These darling CVC flip flops have picture clues AND simple short vowel...

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Beach Themed Learning Activites

Beach Themed Learning Activites

Activities for ages 4 to 8. Summer is almost here which means that it's the perfect time to add some beach-themed literacy and math freebies to your centers! And the best part about these summery centers is that they're all FREE! Beach Themed Math Centers Practice...

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End of Year Awards

End of Year Awards

These 46 end of year awards challenge kids to dram BIG and celebrate their greatness. Instead of the traditional "super reader" or "math whiz" - type of certificates, this version includes FUTURE OCCUPATION awards. Students will love finding out what you predict...

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My Summer Report

My Summer Report

Activity for ages 4 to 8. Bidding farewell to summer doesn't have to be sad!  With these fun and differentiated summer reports, students will be able to relive their best summer memories and share them with their classmates. Scroll down to grab your own copy of the...

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