Category Archives: Preschool Stuff

Fun with Contact Paper!

Mia’s occupational therapist has been recommending for a while that we put some contact paper up on the wall to encourage Mia to work on standing up.  The idea is that you put the contact paper up, sticky side out, … Continue reading

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F is for Frog

Time for a new Letter of the Week!  We’re doing F is for Frog and I’m pretty excited because I found these really cute little frog bulletin board accents at the teacher store. We’re doing a fair amount of math … Continue reading

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E is for Elephant

It’s been a while since we did letter of the week, but now that Raptor and the girls are out of school for the summer it seemed like time to buckle down and plan a few more.  Next up, E … Continue reading

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C is for Caterpillar

Bees were such a huge hit last week and I’m even more excited about our caterpillar activities.  I’m loving this project!  It has really cut back on the tantrums and such around here. I sent out a bunch of printables … Continue reading

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Tissue Paper Stained Glass

As we’re wrapping up A is for Apple, I thought that this craft deserved its own post!  By far our biggest hit of the week was the contact paper “stained glass” apple craft. It also has the benefit of being … Continue reading

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B is for Bumbleebee

As predicted, we fell far short of finishing everything from our A is for Apple unit.  I’m totally cool with that.  Raptor and I had a delightful week (ok, that’s a bit of a stretch.  I’m sure anyone who has … Continue reading

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A is for Apple

Kate’s been a bit bored lately and I know that it’s only going to get worse as it gets hotter here.  (I figure we have about 3 more weeks of being able to play outside before we start melting.)  This … Continue reading

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Cross Stitch

I started these hand towels for my grandmother, oh about 10 years ago.  Time to finish, don’t you think? There was a deceptively small amount of actual cross stitching, but a *ton* of backstitching.  First one is done!  I really … Continue reading

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Shamrock Clothespin Math Activity

I probably need to peruse Pinterest for some new math activities as Kate has mastered these, but I’m hoping that the addition of some clothespins will help keep her amused.  Plus, the clothespins are good for developing fine motor skills. I started … Continue reading

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Shamrock Evens and Odds

Kate has been asking about another counting activity ever since we lost her Valentine’s Day one shortly after I finished it. I bought some felt stickers at Joanne’s and wrote the numbers on them in sharpie. I found these coins … Continue reading

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