preschool and kindergarten

Free and Fun Online Games That Teach Kids to Read

June 11, 2012

As the youngest boy in his kindergarten class, Landon is still at the beginning of learning how to read and write. He has made great progress throughout his year in kindergarten, but I want to keep working with him over the summer so he is ready for first grade. It’s a bit of a challenge […]

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Wordless Wednesday — 100 Days of Kindergarten

April 10, 2012

I somehow missed posting these pictures of Landon’s 100th day in kindergarten. The parents were invited to help out with the activities that day, and I wouldn’t have missed it. All of them had to do with counting 100 things. Landon counted one more penny every day for the first 100 days of kindergarten, and […]

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Our Handmade Valentine’s Day Cards and Teacher Gifts

February 14, 2012

Happy Valentine’s Day! I was up until 3 am last night finishing all of these and other Valentine’s Day gifts, but it was worth it. Landon got to practice writing his name 30 times, and every one of his little kindergarten friends gets a handmade Valentine. I didn’t just want to buy those little Valentine […]

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Kindergarten Woes

October 29, 2011

Apparently, someone seems to have a lot of fun in kindergarten. Today, I went to L’s kindergarten class with mini cinnamon rolls, paper plates, and a kid’s book to share at his little birthday party. It’s still not his actual birthday, yet this is his second party. That’s just how the cookie crumbles this year. […]

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