Bee Craft Template

Free Printable Torn Paper Bee Template and Writing Activity

The weather is finally warming up, flowers are blooming, and we’re all abuzz about insects!  I’ve just wrapped up a huge insect unit.  As part of the unit, we learned why insects are important, with a particular focus on bees.  Bees are so critical for the pollination of our fruits and vegetables.  They also provide […]

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Weather Playdough Mats

These free printable weather playdough mats are a fun complement to a weather unit study!

This post contains affiliate links to products I recommend.  Read my full disclosure statement. I’m so excited to share this post with you because this activity was such a huge hit in our house!  My kids love playing with play dough even at the ages of seven and ten.  While play dough mats are usually […]

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Weather Videos for Kids

This collection of YouTube Weather Videos for Kids are a perfect addition to a weather unit!

This post contains affiliate links to products I recommend.  Read my full disclosure statement. We’re smack dab in the middle of a weather unit and I wanted to share with you the weather videos for kids I’ve put together. I’m a huge fan of incorporating videos into whatever unit we’re studying.  Sometimes I use them […]

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Cloud Activities for Kids

Cloud Activities for Kids

We just started our unit on weather and this week we learned about clouds.  Here’s a peek at what all we did.  I hope these cloud activities for kids will be a helpful resource to you as you teach about weather! Let’s Read-and-Find-Out Science books are great beginning science books.  This book explains how clouds are formed […]

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Money Activities for Second Grade

Money Activities for Second Grade

This post contains affiliate links to products I recommend.  Read my full disclosure statement.  Learning to add money, make change, and compare money amounts are skills that are coming up in our money unit.  I’ve been working on putting together lots of fun games and engaging opportunities to practice.  Here are some money activities for second grade […]

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Money Videos for Second Grade

Money Videos for Second Grade

We’re fast approaching a big unit on money.  We learned coin names and amounts last year, but this year we’re adding, subtracting, and comparing money amounts.  As always, I’ve been scouring YouTube to find videos to incorporate into our unit.  Here are some of the best money videos for second grade I found: Coin Names […]

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Human Body Project for Kids

Human Body Activities for Kids

I’m so excited to share with you my newest TPT product!  I’ll be teaching a human body class this upcoming semester at our local co-op.  I needed a human body project for kids in my class that will allow them to organize and store the information we learn. I came up with this file folder […]

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Suncatcher Snowman Craft

Suncatcher Snowman Craft for Kids

Brr!!!  It’s a chilly start to our new year.  While we don’t have any snow on the ground (yet!), my kids are already dreaming of snowflakes and snowmen.  For now, though, we’re settling for making super cute snowmen indoors until we can make some outside.  Here’s the suncatcher snowman craft we recently made as we […]

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Christmas Writing Prompts

Christmas Writing Prompts for Third Grade

My kids love when I incorporate the holidays into our curriculum. We’ve made so many cute Santas, Rudolphs, and gingerbread houses over the years that Pinterest would be proud.  This year, I’m still going to bring in some Christmas cheer and one way is through these Christmas writing prompts. The great thing about them is […]

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