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Felt Quiet Book
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December 30, 2018September 4, 2020

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...

Kindergarten Math Talk
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December 10, 2018September 2, 2020

Kindergarten Math Talk

The more math talks I do with kids, the more I am finding them rewarding.  During our kindergarten math talks, I accept any answer and over time more and more students are participating in our conversation.  Recently, we have been talking, and learning about shapes.  Today I used 5 felt shapes: square, diamond, circle, triangle...

Winter Craft Ideas for Kids – Snowman
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December 3, 2018September 2, 2020

Winter Craft Ideas for Kids – Snowman

Sometimes I am really organized and buy specific materials for a craft idea that I want to tryout with my kids. Other times, we use what we have on hand. Often, our spontaneous crafts turn out to be some of our favourites. With Christmas around the corner, and a bit of snow on the ground,...