Letter of the Week – Letter P

Day 1 Find p stickers and put on P Color and assemble Letter P Book Go to library and get p books Video: Olive and the Rhyme Rescue Crew We started reading Mr. Popper’s Penguins.  She asked for an activity with it, so I quickly made her a themed bath for it.  I cut up…

Letter of the Week – Letter O

Day 1 Find o stickers and put on O Color and assemble Letter O Book Go to library and get o books Play around with oil pastels on a paper Put out O words (oven…I highly recommend using masking or painting tape so nothing is ruined when  you pull it off) Video: Olive and the…

Letter of the Week – Letter N

Day 1 Find n stickers and put on N Color and assemble Letter N book Go to library and get N books Video: Olive and the Rhyme Rescue Crew Nachos for dinner Day 2 Fill in N Outline and n Outline with: drew noses and nines (Other options: newspaper, nickel rubbing, numbers, noses, noodles) Near…

Camping

There was a camping trip planned with our church, and I was five months pregnant and sick…every day!!!  So, I decided to not go camping with my daughter and husband.  And, although it was almost as much work planning and packing, it was definitely nice to have a little break while they were gone.  The…

Letter of the Week – Letter M

Day 1 Find m stickers and put on M (I post little stickers around a room and she puts them on the letter so the stickers end up looking like the letter.) Color and assemble Letter M book Go to library and get M books Gather up any toys (animals are especially great for this)…

Letter of the Week – Letter L

This week was a busy one for me.  Not that I did anything, but there was a lot of baby caring for and less letter L caring about. 🙂 Day 1 Find l stickers and put on L Color and assemble Letter L Book (I only printed off three image pages) Go to library and get L…

Letter of the Week – Letter K

Day 1 Find k stickers and put on K Color and assemble Letter K book (I only printed off three that I thought she’d like.) Go to library and get K books (finally actually went to the library, instead of using our own books…yay, for finally knowing how much time I’ve got between naps. 🙂 )…

Letter of the Week – Letter J

Day 1 Find “J” and “j” stickers and put on a J Color and assemble Letter J book (I only use three pages.) Went through our library and got j books Activity sheet 1 Video: Olive and the Rhyme Rescue Crew Day 2 Fill in J Outline and j Outline with: She has started doing them without…

South African Safari Photos (Pilanesberg National Park)

Here are a photos from the spring in Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa. Find a list of historical fiction set in Africa here. These photos are published under a creative commons license (CC BY-SA 4.0). If it seems like the photo isn’t downloading at a res you’d like, please leave a comment with the number of…

Letter of the Week – Letter I

Day 1 Find “I” and “i” stickers and put on I Color and assemble letter I book (I only use three pages.) Look through our library and get I books Put out I words (instruments, iPad, iPod, iPhone…I highly recommend using masking or painting tape so nothing is ruined when  you pull it off) Video: Olive…

Letter of the Week – Letter H

This week was a little crazy.  She was not really into a lot of the worksheets.  I think she only did a couple.  I linked them still, but she didn’t do them.  And, as I’ve said before, I don’t force her to do any of this stuff if she’s not interested.  Apparently, H was not…

Letter of the Week – Letter F

When she was taking the “e” stuff down, she was acting all sad, so she left an “e” up. 🙂 (First time doing this with the baby around.  So, lots less pictures an less activities that involve a ton of set-up.  Still trying to get over the guilt of not having enough time for her….