Summer break is here and we are making the most of it! Prepping simple activities for the kids to play independently (and that can be used in the classroom too!) is a great idea for the summer months to avoid boredom. It also helps keep them from losing important skills they’ve worked on all year! […]
Who doesn’t love ice cream on a hot day?!? We certainly do, so I wanted to bring the cool fun into the classroom with some engaging ice cream themed activities. Word families are one of my favorite phonics skills to teach in Kindergarten and today, I am sharing a free, hands-on Ice Cream Sundae CVC […]
It’s that time already! Time to wrap up our school year and say goodbye to the children who have become such a huge part of our lives. While of course, we’re all excited for summer, it can sometimes be a bittersweet feeling. One thing I know for sure though… summer slide is REAL! That’s exactly […]
Mmmm… smoothies! Smoothies to me are as much a part of spring and summer as pumpkin spice lattes are to fall. We love to go strawberry picking and then go home to blend up our harvest with some bananas and yogurt. This free Beginning Blends Smoothie Sorting Activity incorporates a smoothie-making pretend play element while […]
For both of my sons, their deep love for teachers started early. They each had amazing, invested, kind, professional preschool teachers. The post Preschool Teachers Don’t Get Enough Credit appeared first on Scary Mommy.
I had to make do with M&Ms as bribery. Parents these days get to potty-train their kids with actual pooping flamingos! What a time to be alive. The post I Wish I Had A Reason To Buy This Pooping Flamingo appeared first on Scary Mommy.
Lots of kids go into kindergarten still unable to write. Not because they aren't smart, but because their brains and muscles are still developing. The post It’s Okay—And Totally Normal—That Your Pre-K Kid Can’t Write Yet appeared first on Scary Mommy.
I'm here to share my preschool homeschooling experience thus far and hope it helps other newbies who chose to homeschool. The post I’m A Homeschooling Newbie––Here’s What Is Working For Us So Far appeared first on Scary Mommy.