Preschool Craft Supply Organization, Must-Haves, and Tips{FREE Printable!}

Welcome to the final day in the 5 Days of Back to Homeschool: Preschool Prep series! If you’ve been following along this week, you probably noticed that many of the resources that I’ve chosen to share include lots of crafts. I love crafts. Yes, they are sometimes messy.  Yes, sometimes you end up with a […]

Teaching Preschoolers about Shapes

Welcome to Day 4 of my 5 Days of Back to Homeschool: Preschool Prep series! It’s been a fun week so far. I’ve shared tons of resources for helping to teach your youngest students the alphabet, numbers, and colors. Today I am sharing ideas and resources for teaching preschoolers about shapes! Learning shapes is a […]

Teaching Preschoolers about Colors

Welcome to Day 3 of my 5 Days of Back to Homeschool: Preschool Prep series! Today, I’ll be sharing different ways to teach preschoolers their colors. Color play is probably one of my favorite parts of preschool.  There are just so many ways to learn, play, and create! Encouraging children to express themselves with arts […]

Teaching Preschoolers about Numbers

It’s Day 2 of the 5 Days of Back to Homeschool: Preschool Prep series! Yesterday, I shared with you some tips and great resources for teaching your little one their letters. Today, my focus is going to be on numbers. After learning to recognize the alphabet, 4-5 year olds should begin to learn the basic […]

Teaching Preschoolers the Alphabet

Welcome to my 5 Days of Back to Homeschool: Preschool Prep series! Each day this week, I’ll be focusing on one topic applicable to preschoolers and sharing tips and resources on how to help teach that subject to your 4 or 5 year old. I’m kicking off the week with the alphabet! Learning to recognize […]

A is for Adam and Eve

When teaching children about the Bible, I think the most important place to start is at the beginning.  Learning about the foundations of the world and about how sin came and tainted it sets the stage for everything that comes afterward, all the way to the birth of Christ. So to kick off this new […]

The ABCs of Bible Study for Children {A New Series!}

I had such a good time putting together the ABCs of Scented Playdough series that I decided that I wanted to do another similar series.  I spent quite some time pondering what topic I would use and finally decided to focus on teaching little ones about the Bible! Since I believe that to be a […]

C is for Caterpillar {The Ultimate List of Caterpillar Resources for Preschool and Early Elementary and FREE Printable}

Welcome to day 3 of the ABCs of Nature collaborative series hosted by School Time Snippets! I’m hosting the letter C and I’ve decided to focus on caterpillars! Studying or observing the little wriggly critters can be great fun for young children. The metamorphosis from caterpillar to butterfly is fascinating to them. We’ve raised butterflies […]

Classic Stories for Children {A Review}

What child has not heard the name of Peter Rabbit? He is a staple in any children’s library that houses great literature. His adventures have been told for years, being passed down from parent to child to grandchild and beyond. They are classics, surviving the modernization of societies and the ever changing interests of generations. […]

DIY Buzzing Mosquito Craft

It’s time for Poppins Book Nook!  This month’s theme was folktales and we had a great time enjoying Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People’s Ears: A West African Tale by Verna Aardema. This popular African tale tells the story of how the mosquito came to have a buzz when it flies around.  This fun story captures […]