Thanksgiving Pattern Mats Free Printable

Thanksgiving Pattern Mats Free Printable

Can you believe that Thanksgiving is right around the corner? If your preschool or pre-k students are learning anything about math, you’ll probably want to check out these Thanksgiving Pattern mats. Free Printable Turkey Pattern Mats This preschool math freebie is...

Thanksgiving Playdoh Mats – Free Printable

Thanksgiving Playdoh Mats – Free Printable

The weather is getting cooler and that means finding more activities to complete INDOORS! This time of year is so much fun with all of the holiday themed activity options. As a busy mom of littles, it can sometimes be hard to come up with activities that will be both...

Why are Fine Motor Skills Important?

Why are Fine Motor Skills Important?

Children are always developing and working on new skills from birth forward, including many fine motor skills. You might wonder why are fine motor skills important; it's important for parents to understand why these are so essential. It's amazing how every little...

Problem Solving Activities for Toddlers

Problem Solving Activities for Toddlers

Toddlers develop their problem-solving skills depending on the activities they carry out day in and day out. These problem-solving skills are adopted and used throughout childhood and adulthood. Apart from giving toddlers independence to learn and play, several simple...

Thankful Turkey Thanksgiving Activity

Thankful Turkey Thanksgiving Activity

With the holidays rolling around, I’m getting super excited to do so many festive activities with my daughter, especially this thankful turkey activity! Now that she’s two, she has so much more awareness and understanding of what’s going on and I can’t wait to have...

12 Fun Activities to Teach Letter Recognition

12 Fun Activities to Teach Letter Recognition

Learning letters is one of the key goals kids work on throughout preschool and kindergarten. At this age, you want to teach letter recognition as a precursor to reading, which typically begins between kindergarten and 1st grade. Understanding that letters make sounds...

9 Tips and Activities to Teach Your Baby to Crawl

9 Tips and Activities to Teach Your Baby to Crawl

Watching your baby or toddler learn to walk or crawl is as exciting as it is scary. Whether they start exploring early, at a typical age, or even later than most kids, children develop at their own rhythm and pace. Encouraging kids to start walking or crawling can be...

How to Teach About Feelings in Fun & Easy Ways

How to Teach About Feelings in Fun & Easy Ways

As children start to be more independent and opinionated, they start to feel emotions on a larger scale. Teaching children about their own and others' feelings may seem daunting, but these activities will help make it simple, fun, and easy. How do children learn about...

30 Fun and Simple Fall Activities for Toddlers

30 Fun and Simple Fall Activities for Toddlers

Keeping your toddler busy while stuck at home can be a struggle, but there are ways to both occupy them while helping their little minds to grow and learn. You need some simple fall activities for toddlers in your plans this season. Now that fall is here, it's time to...

Easy and Fun Preschool Social Skills Activities

Easy and Fun Preschool Social Skills Activities

Social skills are one of those things that take some time and practice to develop. Naturally, we as humans tend to be self-centered as a survival mechanism from birth. Just like any skill, you have to practice and teach so that your preschooler can get the hang of...

Letter A Printables and Activities for Preschoolers

Letter A Printables and Activities for Preschoolers

Are you struggling to come up with fun ways to teach your preschooler(s) the letter A? Learning the alphabet is the most basic level of learning to read, yet probably the most important! Just like anything you do with little ones, you want to make sure you have the...

7 Benefits of Sensory Bins and How They Support Child Development

7 Benefits of Sensory Bins and How They Support Child Development

Sensory bins are tactile ways for children to play that encourage various skill development.   They are essentially a box filled with a textured filler like dry rice, pinto beans, or flour with various toys and tools in them for children to find and play with.  A...

7 Games for Left and Right: How to Learn Right vs. Left

7 Games for Left and Right: How to Learn Right vs. Left

Learning left and right is something that starts at a young age; it's a practical life skill kids need to understand. It's easy to make it part of your everyday life, but you also can try playing some games for left and right understanding. Games are one of my...

Letter T Printables: Alphabet Learning Worksheets for Preschoolers

Letter T Printables: Alphabet Learning Worksheets for Preschoolers

Grab these FREE letter t printables to help your preschooler learn one of the most common letters of the alphabet! The alphabet is one of the most basic skills that a preschooler will learn. Teaching them letter by letter with various worksheets, crafts, and sensory...

Perfect Board Games for 2 Year Olds

Perfect Board Games for 2 Year Olds

Are you looking for board games for 2 year olds that are fun and yet still educational? Finding the right board games for your tiny family member is so important. Around 2 years old your little one finally possesses the most basic skills needed for epic game night...

Weather Chart for Preschool – Free Printable

Weather Chart for Preschool – Free Printable

One super popular preschool theme is weather. One thing I love about this theme is that it can be used at any point in the school year. Weather is always around us so it is important for young students to learn about it. Whether you are working on a weather preschool...

Free Printable Back to School Word Strips

Free Printable Back to School Word Strips

The start of the school year is almost here and I wanted to offer my readers an awesome free printable for your young students. These back to school word strips are great for hanging in the classroom or using for copying and handwriting practice. These word strips are...

How to Fix Dry Play Doh: 5 Ways to Rehydrate Play Doh

How to Fix Dry Play Doh: 5 Ways to Rehydrate Play Doh

I can't tell you how many containers of Play Doh I tossed out because my kids left the lids off. I had no idea you could fix dry Play Doh, but you can! You'll never have to waste homemade or store-bought playdough again. All play dough, whether you buy the name brand...

Free Printable Alphabet Chart For Letter and Sound Recognition

Free Printable Alphabet Chart For Letter and Sound Recognition

Children as young as 2 can start recognizing the letters of the alphabet. This makes an alphabet chart extremely helpful for toddlers through kindergarteners. I created a printable abc chart that was going to be available in my Teaching Littles shop, but decided to...