Pilgrims and Indians

Pilgrims and Indians – Preschool Crafts

With Thanksgiving just one week away, It’s important to me that my little ones know why we celebrate Thanksgiving. I think they should learn early on that there’s more to it than just eating lots of food and watching football. They should know the whole story about the Pilgrims and Indians. To give them a better idea of what Thanksgiving really is, this week we read multiple Thanksgiving books and created some really great Pilgrims and Indians crafts. Read More

Creative Elf on the Shelf Ideas

Creative Elf On The Shelf Ideas – Week Two

Throughout the months of November and December, I will be posting the Elf On The Shelf Ideas that I used for our Elf On The Shelf, Chippy, last year. Rather than just placing Chippy in different corners of our home, I decided to get creative! Read More

Aviation Preschool Ideas

Aviation Preschool Ideas – Worksheets, Crafts, and Books

November is National Aviation History Month. During the first week of November, I taught my daycare children all about aviation and it’s different forms. We learned that the first form of man-made flying objects were kites. We also learned about hot air balloons, airplanes, and helicopters. Here are some great Aviation Preschool Ideas to help you teach your little ones all about aviation! Read More

Children's Books

15 Must Have Children’s Books To Add To Your Child’s Library

I truly enjoy reading to my boys. Every night, before bed,we each pick out our favorite children’s books and we cuddle up against a big body pillow on the floor of their bedroom. They usually pick out the same two books for about a week or two but I always alternate between some of my favorite classic children’s books. I wanted to share with you some of our favorites, and the ones that I would consider to be “Must Have Children’s Books” for your child’s library.  Read More