Monthly Archives: August 2013

Thematic Unit: Community Workers

COMMUNITY HELPERS THEMATIC UNIT PROJECT: As you go on field trips, take photos of the community workers you meet along the way, with your child. Make a community workers scrapbook. MATH: Worker Classification: Find pictures of workers in free clipart. … Continue reading

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MATH MANIA: GRAPHING

MATH MANIA: GRAPHING   A great skill for problem-solving is learning to read and make graphs.  Graphs that compare amounts (quantities) of real life objects or situations are known as concrete graphs, and they can be quite easily understood, by … Continue reading

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A Creative Day of School!

Good Morning! It is a beautiful morning, here in West Tennessee! I pray you are having a Marvelous Monday Morning! I have plans to share a few activities with you today. For the first one, it is a Language Arts … Continue reading

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Recyclable Resources

Many of you have asked about items to begin your year.  There are a few things you can buy that can be used for several  subjects like legos, unifix cubes, pattern blocks, number/letter rubber stamps/pad, plastic balance scale, and a … Continue reading

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How Precious Is A Box Of Sausage?

As I often do, this morning I had a moment of nostalgia.  I am quite blessed to have items handed down from generations, and some of those, I still use in my kitchen.  For example, I have my maternal grandmother’s … Continue reading

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All About Me Theme Unit: Friendship (Week 3)

ALL ABOUT ME UNIT: FRIENDSHIP (WEEK 3) PROJECTS: HELPING HAND is a project you can do all year long with your child, to help teach how to treat others.   For this project you will need MANY cutouts of hands.  You … Continue reading

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Lunch Bag Math Book!

Good morning!! I almost had this post finished and my battery died and the post was lost!! So, here we go, again!! Today’s tip is a math activity. This is a skill-rich activity that can be used over and over … Continue reading

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