20 Best Tips

Pinecone Science and Subtraction Squish – Preschool and Kindergarten Community

This post may contain affiliate or advertiser links. Read my full disclosure policy .

Preschool and Kindergarten Community weekly linkup

Ready for another week of linking and sharing your preschool and kindergarten learning ideas? 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.

Pinecone Science


Do you know how or why pinecones open up? Parenting Chaos shares a simple pinecone science activity to try with your kids that is a fabulous way to get a hands-on look at nature up close.  

Subtraction Squish


Have a little foot stomping fun with this playdough activity that will help your child learn math facts. Visit There’s Just One Mommy to see how they play this learning game. 

Number Playdough Mats

Number playdough mats from 0 through 10 - Homeschool Creations

Here’s a fun way to count and have some hands-on fun with your kiddos – number playdough mats! There are two sets: one for the numbers 0-10 and another for 11-20. Pull out the playdough and start rolling. 

 8 Ways to Use Refrigerator Magnets


Have a plethora of refrigerator magnets (on every place other than your refrigerator)? Here are eight ways to use refrigerator magnets and get some more learning in. 

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.

This post may contain affiliate or advertiser links. Read my full disclosure policy .

10 great tips for people who are teaching a struggling learner


Would you rather SUBSCRIBE BY RSS?


  1. Thank you for reminding me about that pinecone activity. I have been wanting to do it with my kids. I think we will go collecting a few today!

    And, thank you for featuring my Subtractions Squish post. It is still one of my son’s favorite ways to work on math.

  2. I love these ideas! We sure have a ton of pinecones to use for this science project :) Great new activities with fridge magnets as well!

Leave a Comment



Send this to a friend