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10 Chinese New Year Activities for Preschoolers

Celebrate with these Chinese New Year Activities for preschoolers! Craft dragons and Chinese lanterns with kids as a way to learn about Chinese culture.

Have you taught your preschoolers about Chinese New Year? It’s the perfect time to start! You’ll find amazing ideas in this list of Chinese New Year Activities for preschoolers.  10 Chinese New Year Activities for Preschoolers Your kids are going to LOVE this set of learning activities! There are fire breathing dragons, gold coins, and […] Read more…

Free: Chinese New Year Zodiac Animal Halves

Do you celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in your class? This set of Chinese Zodiac printables will be a great addition to your Chinese New Year preschool theme. I love using the Chinese Zodiac when we’re talking about Chinese New Year.  Young children really enjoy animals in all contexts and this is a really […] Read more…

10 Valentine Activities for Kids

Make heart crafts and Valentine activities for kids! These are great February craft ideas for kids with gross motor and fine motor activities.

Valentine activities are so much more fun with preschoolers. Their hearts seem to be so big and they love showing how much they care. Try these fun Valentine activities for kids this year! 10 Valentine Activities for Kids I absolutely adore Valentine’s day with kids! There is so much learning and love in February. AND […] Read more…

Free: Valentine Cookies Shape Matching

This is a simple little shape matching activity to go with your Valentine theme… or treats and cookies theme if you prefer! To use, simply cut out the heart cookies and match them to the cookie jar mats!  You may want to add some labels if your students are ready to read and identify the […] Read more…

10 Activities for Dental Health Month

Plan dental health month activities! These are great for brushing teeth lessons for preschoolers and fine motor tooth themed work.

Dental health is one of the most important lessons we can teach our preschoolers. They will use these skills their entire life to keep their teeth and body in wonderful shape. Check out these fun learning activities for dental health month! 10 Activities for Dental Health Month Brush your teeth! Every preschoolers will eventually ask […] Read more…

Free: Dental Health Month Rhyming Matchups

How do you teach rhyming to your pre-schoolers?  Rhyming is an important pre-literacy skill and is part of the foundation that future reading skills are built on.  But, teaching rhyming doesn’t have to be complicated! My favorite ways to work on rhyming is to enjoy lots and lots of rhyming songs and stories together!  Oral language activities […] Read more…

10 Winter Olympic Activities for Preschoolers

Winter Olympic activities for preschoolers with your kids at home or school for plenty of STEM activities, art projects, and fun crafts!

Aren’t the Olympics fun? Of course we don’t get to enjoy them every year, but when we do the kids LOVE it! This year try these Winter Olympic activities for preschoolers with your kids at home or school for plenty of STEM activities, art projects, and fun crafts! 10 Winter Olympic Activities for Preschoolers The […] Read more…

Free: Winter Competitive Sports Counting Clip Cards

Are you looking for preschool activities for the Winter Olympic Games? These games come around once in four years, and they happen when school is in session unlike the summer Olympics which means we get to enjoy them with our students!  We love adding a Winter Olympics theme to our curriculum during these special years. […] Read more…

Free: Snowman Beginning Sound Matching

Looking for a winter beginning sounds activity?  Try this snowman printable to teach letter sounds and work on the alphabet. We love all things snow and snowmen in our class!  This beginning sounds activity will work in a variety of your literacy centers during winter and is suitable for preschool, pre-K, Kindergarten and early intervention. […] Read more…