Category Archives: Language Arts

Egg Head Pals

EGG HEADS For this project you will need: Empty Eggshell (A potato will work, too, but will not last as long, unless it starts to sprout and then it can be planted.) grass seed (rye grass and cress grows quickly) … 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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All About Me Thematic Unit: Family and Home (week 2)

FAMILY AND HOME   PROJECT: Handprint Family Tree: I use white or light blue bulletin board paper or butcher paper for this.  Paint the child’s hand and forearm with brown paint. Clean off the hand with a wetwipe and paint green.  Stamp hand at the … Continue reading

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Seed Packet Lessons

Seed Packet Lessons   This lesson covers science skills of classifying and predicting, graphing, sorting, seed planting.  It covers Math skills of graphing, sorting, counting, functions with whole numbers.  Language arts skills of communication. For this lesson, you will need … Continue reading

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Produce Sorting

This is a quick activity that can be done on many levels.  I am going to try and give ideas for doing this in several different ways.  It is ok to try all of these, because children learn in different … Continue reading

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