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Summer Activities and Solar System Slime – Preschool and Kindergarten Community Linkup

Preschool and Kindergarten Community weekly linkup

Ready for another week of linking up and sharing ideas? I am so glad that you are stopping by today (really, I am!) and can’t wait to see what you all have to share this week. Be sure to stop by our PreK & K Pinterest board to see a collection of the different posts we are pinning – including yours!

Don’t forget to link up a post or two of yours and share what you’ve been working on with your kids! Here are a few fun ideas from last week’s linkup.

 

 

Alphabet Dominoes

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My friend Sara from Happy Brown House has some cute alphabet dominoes she is sharing for you to print and use with your kids. This would be perfect for a busy bag, and Sara links to some other great printables as well. 

 

 Solar System Slime

solar4Have a kiddo interested in space? This solar system slime from Mini Monets and Mommies is the perfect hands-0n activity to go along with your space study! Add in some miniature planets and there will be hours of fun! 

FREE ABC Playdough Mats

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If your kids love playdough, you’ll want to download and print these FREE ABC Playdough Mats of both uppercase and lowercase letters. Such a great fine motor and letter recognition activity.

Summer Fun Activities

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The ideas for 30+ Summer Fun Activities from Embark on the Journey reach FAR beyond preschool and kindergarten, so much so that I am planning to adapt this for our family this summer. She offers some great ideas for daily themes, like “Make it Mondays” or “Trip Tuesdays.” They are great suggestions for having a summer rhythm. 

That’s it for this week!! Thanks so much for checking in with us and sharing below.

 

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Each week I am  pinning many of your links onto the Preschool and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board. I’m a visual person, so having pictures to help me remember posts is super helpful. Be sure to jump over and follow the board – and find some fun ideas at the same time!

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Link Up with the Preschool and Kindergarten Community!

Homeschool Preschool: Preschool and Kindergarten Community linkup at Homeschool CreationsShare what you are doing with your kids! Please link your exact blog post to the Mr. Linky below and link back here too! Grab a button for your post and be sure to take a minute to visit the person who linked up before you.



Tactile Nature Letters and Ice Cream Shacks – Preschool and Kindergarten Community Linkup

Preschool and Kindergarten Community weekly linkup

Ready for another week of linking up and sharing ideas? I am so glad that you are stopping by today (really, I am!) and can’t wait to see what you all have to share this week. Be sure to stop by our PreK & K Pinterest board to see a collection of the different posts we are pinning – including yours!

Don’t forget to link up a post or two of yours and share what you’ve been working on with your kids! Here are a few fun ideas from last week’s linkup.

Tactile Nature Letters
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Living Montessori Now has some wonderful ideas for tactile nature letters (and some super cute pictures of her granddaughter as well). They made tactile letters based on the beginning sound (flower petals for f, pebbles for p). Be sure to visit and see the creative ideas. 

Ice Cream Shack 

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During their letter ‘i’ week, The Magnolia Barn pulled together some super cute go-along activities, including this little ice cream stand (seriously – the cuteness!!). 

Early Learning Sale

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For a few more days you can grab this Early Learning Bundle (on sale until May 23rd). It has a complete preschool curriculum, a reading curriculum, and the K-3 Picture Smart Bible (this alone makes it beyond worth it!!!). Learn more here

Yarn Roads

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Looking for a non-messy and simple activity for the afternoon? This yarn track won’t leave a messy residue on your floors. Visit The Practical Mom for a peek at their fun! 

Making Constellations

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These constellation tubes are a great way to learn about the stars. Tot Schooling shares how they put together this learning activity.  

That’s it for this week!! Thanks so much for checking in with us and sharing below.

 

Follow the PreK and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board

Preschool Pinterest Board

Each week I am  pinning many of your links onto the Preschool and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board. I’m a visual person, so having pictures to help me remember posts is super helpful. Be sure to jump over and follow the board – and find some fun ideas at the same time!

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Link Up with the Preschool and Kindergarten Community!

Homeschool Preschool: Preschool and Kindergarten Community linkup at Homeschool CreationsShare what you are doing with your kids! Please link your exact blog post to the Mr. Linky below and link back here too! Grab a button for your post and be sure to take a minute to visit the person who linked up before you.



Gardening Journal and Garden Xylophone – Preschool and Kindergarten Community Linkup

Preschool and Kindergarten Community weekly linkup

Ready for another week of linking up and sharing ideas? I am so glad that you are stopping by today (really, I am!) and can’t wait to see what you all have to share this week. Be sure to stop by our PreK & K Pinterest board to see a collection of the different posts we are pinning – including yours!

Don’t forget to link up a post or two of yours and share what you’ve been working on with your kids! Here are a few fun ideas from last week’s linkup.

Free Gardening Journal

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Where Imagination Grows share a free garden journal and some activity ideas for gardening with your kids. Learn about the life cycle of plants with the different ideas. 

Garden Xylophone

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It doesn’t matter where you live, your kids can have fun creating this garden xylophone out of sticks, rocks, and any other natural items they come across outdoors. This post also links to many other great outdoor activities to do with your kids! 

FREE ABC Playdough Mats

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If your kids love playdough, you’ll want to download and print these FREE ABC Playdough Mats of both uppercase and lowercase letters. Such a great fine motor and letter recognition activity.

 Caps for Sale Unit

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If you are working through Before Five in a Row, visit Disguised as a Supermom to see their go-along activities for Caps for Sale

 Math Fact Practice

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Make math fun with this math art resist activity from Teacher Mom Plus 3. You can also easily adapt it to practice letters, simple words, and so much more! 

 

That’s it for this week – be sure to drop by another blog and leave an encouraging comment. Thanks so much for sharing and visiting! 

Follow the PreK and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board

Preschool Pinterest Board

Each week I am  pinning many of your links onto the Preschool and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board. I’m a visual person, so having pictures to help me remember posts is super helpful. Be sure to jump over and follow the board – and find some fun ideas at the same time!

 

Were You Featured in the Preschool & Kindergarten Community?

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Link Up with the Preschool and Kindergarten Community!

Homeschool Preschool: Preschool and Kindergarten Community linkup at Homeschool CreationsShare what you are doing with your kids! Please link your exact blog post to the Mr. Linky below and link back here too! Grab a button for your post and be sure to take a minute to visit the person who linked up before you.



Van Gogh Art and Poetry Memorization – Preschool and Kindergarten Community

Preschool and Kindergarten Community weekly linkup

Ready for another week of linking up and sharing ideas? I am so glad that you are stopping by today (really, I am!) and can’t wait to see what you all have to share this week. Be sure to stop by our PreK & K Pinterest board to see a collection of the different posts we are pinning – including yours!

Don’t forget to link up a post or two of yours and share what you’ve been working on with your kids! Here are a few fun ideas from last week’s linkup.

Poetry Memorization Help

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Memorization of poems and rhymes can be daunting, but so helpful in teaching kids how words flow and hearing the rhyming of words. Fumbling Through Parenthood shares an idea she is using with her kids to break down the memorization process. 

Van Gogh Sunflower
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The art projects from Teacher Mom Plus 3 are always so beautiful! Their latest Van Gogh Sunflower art project is so colorful and offers a great go-along book to read together. 

Bilingual Sound Basket

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Uno Zwei Tutu teaches in both Spanish and English. Her latest posts include beginning sound baskets and free printables. 

FREE ABC Playdough Mats

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If your kids love playdough, you’ll want to download and print these FREE ABC Playdough Mats of both uppercase and lowercase letters. Such a great fine motor and letter recognition activity.

That’s it for this week!! Thanks so much for checking in with us and sharing below.

 

Follow the PreK and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board

Preschool Pinterest Board

Each week I am  pinning many of your links onto the Preschool and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board. I’m a visual person, so having pictures to help me remember posts is super helpful. Be sure to jump over and follow the board – and find some fun ideas at the same time!

Were You Featured in the Preschool & Kindergarten Community?

If you were featured in one of the weekly posts, feel free to grab the button coding below and display it on your site!
Homeschool Preschool

 

Link Up with the Preschool and Kindergarten Community!

Homeschool Preschool: Preschool and Kindergarten Community linkup at Homeschool CreationsShare what you are doing with your kids! Please link your exact blog post to the Mr. Linky below and link back here too! Grab a button for your post and be sure to take a minute to visit the person who linked up before you.



Magnetic Letter Activities and 5 Little Ducks ~ Preschool and Kindergarten Community

Preschool and Kindergarten Community weekly linkup

Ready for another week of linking up and sharing ideas? I am so glad that you are stopping by today (really, I am!) and can’t wait to see what you all have to share this week. Be sure to stop by our PreK & K Pinterest board to see a collection of the different posts we are pinning – including yours!

Don’t forget to link up a post or two of yours and share what you’ve been working on with your kids! Here are a few fun ideas from last week’s linkup.

5 Little Ducks Activity

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 You’ve likely sung the rhyme 5 Little Ducks with your child, so be sure to check out this simple go-along activity from Pre-K Pages to do with your child. 

Fruit and Vegetable Sound Sort

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I absolutely LOVE this hands on fruits and veggies activity from Learning to Walk. Be sure to download the free printable and have some fun sorting beginning letter sounds. 

FREE ABC Playdough Mats

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If your kids love playdough, you’ll want to download and print these FREE ABC Playdough Mats of both uppercase and lowercase letters. Such a great fine motor and letter recognition activity.

 Magnetic Letter Activities

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Have an overabundance of magnetic letters and need additional learning ideas? Check out these five activities from Growing Book by Book and do something other than pick them up off the kitchen floor. 

Mother’s Day Handprint Craft

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Mother’s Day is just a bit away, and while you may be the mom, that doesn’t mean you can’t have a little fun making a craft you’ll want to save as a keepsake. Your Vibrant Family shares a handprint picture you can keep or share with your own mom. 

Follow the PreK and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board

Preschool Pinterest Board

Each week I am  pinning many of your links onto the Preschool and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board. I’m a visual person, so having pictures to help me remember posts is super helpful. Be sure to jump over and follow the board – and find some fun ideas at the same time!

 

Were You Featured in the Preschool & Kindergarten Community?

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Link Up with the Preschool and Kindergarten Community!

Homeschool Preschool: Preschool and Kindergarten Community linkup at Homeschool CreationsShare what you are doing with your kids! Please link your exact blog post to the Mr. Linky below and link back here too! Grab a button for your post and be sure to take a minute to visit the person who linked up before you.



Spring Suncatchers and ABC Playdough Mats – Preschool and Kindergarten Community Linkup

Preschool and Kindergarten Community weekly linkup

Ready for another week of linking up and sharing ideas? I am so glad that you are stopping by today (really, I am!) and can’t wait to see what you all have to share this week. Be sure to stop by our PreK & K Pinterest board to see a collection of the different posts we are pinning – including yours!

Don’t forget to link up a post or two of yours and share what you’ve been working on with your kids! Here are a few fun ideas from last week’s linkup.

Homeschooling Multiple Ages

 

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Whether you are embarking on homeschooling and have multiple littles underfoot, or even if you are a few years in and there are kids everywhere, you will definitely glean some information in 3 Essential Keys to Homeschooling Multiple Ages from Preschoolers and Peace. (Kendra is a mom of many and a sweet friend with TONS of valuable insight!)

Spring Suncatchers

 

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These spring suncatchers from Where Imagination Grows are a great way to capture the color and beauty of the outdoors and bring it inside! There are so many flowers and plants in bloom right now – a perfect time to gather and learn!

FREE ABC Playdough Mats

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If your kids love playdough, you’ll want to download and print these FREE ABC Playdough Mats of both uppercase and lowercase letters. Such a great fine motor and letter recognition activity.

Gardening Fine Motor Skills

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This after gardening activity from Uno Zwei Tutu is so incredibly simple, but it is a wonderful reminder that EVERY activity can be a learning one with our kids. After trimming trees on their property, the cuttings were a wonderful tool to talk about the parts of a tree and then carefully peel the bark off the pieces to examine inside. 

Homemade Sandpaper Letters

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Practical Mom shares how she made her own sandpaper letter cards to use with her kids. (Notice the color coding too??). Her completed letters were under $10 to create – not bad!!

That’s it for this week!! Thanks so much for checking in with us and sharing below.

 

Follow the PreK and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board

Preschool Pinterest Board

Each week I am  pinning many of your links onto the Preschool and Kindergarten Community Pinterest Board. I’m a visual person, so having pictures to help me remember posts is super helpful. Be sure to jump over and follow the board – and find some fun ideas at the same time!

 

Were You Featured in the Preschool & Kindergarten Community?

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Homeschool Preschool

 

 

Link Up with the Preschool and Kindergarten Community!

Homeschool Preschool: Preschool and Kindergarten Community linkup at Homeschool CreationsShare what you are doing with your kids! Please link your exact blog post to the Mr. Linky below and link back here too! Grab a button for your post and be sure to take a minute to visit the person who linked up before you.

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