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Beyond Counting: Ideas and Activites For Your Little Ones

While waiting for his big brother at the orthodontist, my little boy, C,  had the following conversation…

Dr. T: How old are you, cutie?

C: I’m three! 940 more words


Mapping Writing Units of Study…GPS Style

by Jessica Sherman, Primary Literacy Collaborative Trainer

At our Early Literacy Institute this summer (grades PreK–1), Matt Glover will be spending time discussing his new book… 450 more words



Lord Monkton told us during his visit to the UN’s Rio+20 summit in 2012, the walls of the conference center were festooned with disturbing images, many painted by children under the rubric, “children teaching their parents.” 542 more words

United Nations

Homeschool Planning for 2012/2013

This year I decided to reuse an old Sonlight binder for planning our next school year. The binder is a large three ring with 36 numbered tabs. 604 more words


Jack and the Beanstalk Unit ~ FREE printable puppets

Between being mom, wife, and teacher, I’m finally finding time to write up a post about Little B’s Jack and the Beanstalk unit. She enjoyed this unit a lot more than the Little Red Riding Hood unit. 448 more words


Teacher Appreciation Week ~ TeachersPayTeachers Stores Give Freebies, My Freebie Compound Word Cones, and a Sale!

Over 130 TeachersPayTeachers shops are turning into TeachersGivingTeachers shops tomorrow, May 6th only, to show their appreciation for teachers everywhere. The teachers will be giving away one FREE product each from their shop tomorrow, valuing between $3-$8! 190 more words