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Crayola Crayon Carver

We are about to head into a week of rain here in San Diego and I am so glad that we just discovered the Crayola Crayon Carver because I think it is going to be the thing that gets us through! Check out how fun this is! So the whole point is that the motorized […]

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Preschool Holiday Math Printables

You know we all love free printables- right? Especially for the kids!! I was wanting to do some math work with Avery earlier this week and she REALLY enjoys the cut and paste matching ones (she feels older using the scissors and glue I think- plus she insists on needing NO help). I usually go […]

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Under 15 Minute Arrow Signs

During summer camp at preschool I am having a blast with our theme weeks! Today I wanted to share with you our Western day! I had a bunch of ideas, but then one of the teachers has a friend that is a real Cowboy and he came with his wife to show the kids all […]

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Wood Pallet Water Station

I have had my eyes on some wood pallets that have been at the preschool forever. I knew that they could be something awesome if I could just get my hands on them! As soon as I had an extra second this summer, I grabbed one up and had it in my office for about […]

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Backyard Campout

I have been talking to a lot of the parents at the school and many of them are hitting that mid-summer slump where the kids are getting restless and us moms have run out of ideas! It also just so happened that this week was ‘camping week’ at the preschool and the activity I put […]

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Quick and Easy File Folder Games

File folder games are awesome and inexpensive ways to engage children in working through many cognitive processes. I used to make them all the time for my classroom and don’t really know why I stopped but recently I got the urge to make some for Avery! I need to get them all laminated so I […]

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{No Beach Needed} Sand Castle Fun!

The theme at camp a couple of weeks ago was “California Dreamin’” and to celebrate the last day, we had a sand castle ‘competition’. Really, we just got all the kids in the school together to have fun building sand castles. They had a blast and I loved the structures they came up with!   […]

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DIY 4th of July Outfit

We all know that I love to decorate for a party, but I also enjoy decorating my kid for celebrations as well. 4th of July seems to be the holiday I have the most fun making outfits for, I don’t know why, but they always come out the best! Here is this year’s outfit-   […]

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Beachy Summer Photo Jar

This last year I worked with¬† one of the coolest ladies ever and she was always working on a great idea! These jars she made with the kids last week were just too cute so I had to share them with you!     Aren’t they sweet?¬† All you need to round up is a […]

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