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To my favourite writer

There are other remote favourites but you are the one who talks back to me. This is kind of important. Even though right now I’m not reading anybody. 195 more words
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L is for Ladybug

“Why do you even call a ladybug a ladybird?” sneered Child 3 this morning. “It doesn’t look anything like a bird.”

To be honest I didn’t really feel up to the argument and let my pint-sized know-all have her say without contradiction. 98 more words


The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

I love books by Eric Carle because of the art, but also because they have great content. The Very Hungry Caterpillar has a little bit of learning in multiple areas. 180 more words


Footprint Butterflies

Our footprint butterflies turned out so nicely! The babies were way less squirmy than I had anticipated and we got perfect prints on the first try!


A classic picture book! The very hungry caterpillar by Eric Carle

I have mmm and arrrhh-ed about whether to include the Very hungry caterpillar by Eric Carle in my blog……… but it really has inspired us to get creative…… so here it is! 437 more words

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Weekly Lesson Plan: Bugs

This week at Mindy’s Little Sidekicks we are focusing our activities around bugs! Below are some of the things are are doing this week:

Objectives: 43 more words


VIDEO: Five New Videos Are Up On Our YouTube Channel

By D. Lanier Shook                           July 12, 2015

Am I the only one who could literally spend all day on YouTube? Whatever your interest is there are YouTube channels for it. 191 more words

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