We chose to row A New Coat for Anna the entire month of December and incorporate many fun Christmas activities too! Around the World we go! Ready to Row: We went to Cost Plus World Market and I picked up some sweets from Germany and presented them to the kids in a festive red basket. … Continue reading A New Coat For Anna
November was upon us and we planned to row Down Down the Mountain until Thanksgiving break. I planned to incorporate some festive elements including harvest, turkeys, and especially being thankful. I gathered our thanksgiving sensory materials and set out an invitation to play. The kids had a blast with this bin! They played together for … Continue reading Down Down the Mountain
Last year everyone had so much fun rowing The Clown of God near our annual Harvest Festival. I decided to row Mirette on the High Wire at the same time this year. This was everyone's favorite so far! The boys each created their own colorful title page and we were ready to set sail on another great FIAR … Continue reading Mirette on the High Wire
Harold and the Purple Crayon (Purple Crayon Books) has a special place in our hearts. We've read this classic MANY times, but it will always tug on my heart strings reminding me of our preschool years. Oh my little loves! Time flies too quickly, but there's always new ideas to explore, memories to make, and fun … Continue reading Harold and the Purple Crayon
We started Mr. Gumpy's Motor Car off with a bang! We kept our Three Names farm-themed sensory bin with a red "motorcar" added. The kids really enjoyed this theme. BIBLE: I created a Bible Verse Printable pack to go along with this book. You can purchase your copy here at our TPT Store. There's a bonus … Continue reading Mr. Gumpy’s Motorcar
We were slowly getting back into the swing of things. Three Names was the second book of the year and we were excited to be on the prairie. We started our row with a Little House love. We read Prairie Day and ate molasses toast like Laura and Mary. Ready to Row: We updated … Continue reading Three Names
This year I'm posting our helpful links, printables, and FREEbies as early as possible. We want to make sure we share our link with other teachers and homeschoolers EARLY in the year. Please continue to check back with us, because this page will be growing WITH US throughout the school year! The Giraffe That Walked … Continue reading FIAR Volume 2: Helpful Links, Printables, and FREEbies!