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Felt Quiet Book
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December 30, 2018January 14, 2019

Felt Quiet Book

I wanted to create something special for my nephew that he would hopefully, be able to use for many years.  I love the idea of quiet books, so I decided to create one just for him.  This was my first attempt at a felt quiet book, but I am so happy with how it turned...

Holiday Science Experiment
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December 15, 2018December 15, 2018

Holiday Science Experiment

With Christmas right around the corner, my students are getting excited for the holidays – I am too!  For my science class today, I decided to keep with the Christmas theme and did a holiday science experiment.  Students became surgeons/doctors/scientists for this activity.  I later did the activity at home with my own kids and...

Story Telling for Kids – Alfie’s Long Winter
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December 8, 2018February 11, 2019

Story Telling for Kids – Alfie’s Long Winter

My favourite activities to prepare and present to young children are story plays.  I love when I find a great book that I immediately want to turn into a story play.  “Alfie’s Long Winter,” by Greg McEvoy is one of my, and my students, favourites!  The book is perfect for fall or winter!  Whenever I...