Scoop and Pour Serving Practice on the Light Table

We set up a fun practical life invitation to play on the light table. Our kids loved practicing self serving skills such as scooping and pouring!


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Free Thanksgiving Printables and Activities for Kids

Do you need activities for the kids to do while dinner cooks on Thanksgiving? Maybe you're looking for fun and educational activities for the little ones to play and learn over Thanksgiving break. We have a great collection of free Thanksgiving printables for the kids!

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Thanksgiving Writing Tray

Writing trays are the perfect sensory and fine motor invitation for children to explore mark making. Before a child even picks up a writing utensil they can practice making forms and eventually letters. For Thanksgiving, we created a writing tray with an irresistible material to watch how our kids' learning would unfold.


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Reusable Christmas Sticker Busy Bags

Our preschooler couldn't get enough of these Christmas themed sticker busy bags! The best part is they are free for you to print and reusable so you can enjoy them for the whole holiday season!


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Turkey Pattern Sheet

Do you need a Thanksgiving center idea or an activity for kids to do while the meal is cooking? Our kids loved color sorting and creating feather patterns on our free Thanksgiving turkey printable!

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Money Slime

We love making slime! For this math activity for our kids we added coins to the slime to introduce the concept of money. Wait until you see how it looks on the light table



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In Defense of the Elf on the Shelf

By Devany LeDrew | Labels: 2 Comments
Love him or hate him? Everyone seems to have an opinion of the Elf on the Shelf. We alter the tradition a bit in our home so that the magic is enough to overlook some of the potential negatives.  


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