Easter Egg Matching Activities

I just can't believe Easter is just around the corner!  Seeing all those wonderful Easter and spring themed ideas all over Pinterest is really getting me in the mood for spring.   I received so much positive feedback from the candy corn activity that we posted around halloween … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Rhyming Activity

While shopping at one of my favorite craft stores last week--that would be Michael's-- I found these little felt turkeys.   They are really stickers that come 7 in a packet.  I thought they'd make such a cute rhyming memory game for either a preschool or kindergarten literacy … [Read more...]

Halloween Games

If you've been following my blog for awhile you may know that my daughter Kassie is now a college freshman.  I miss her terribly.  Even though I have one child still at home the house is eerily quiet.  Fortunately, her college is only an hour and a half away, so a quick car ride … [Read more...]

DIY Rhyme Magnets

Phonological awareness refers to an understanding of the sound structure of language- that is, that language is made up of words, syllables, rhymes and sounds. So why is it that phonological awareness is so important?  It is because the understanding of how language works is a … [Read more...]