Valentine's Day Playdough Recipe

Strawberry Vanilla Valentines Playdough in The Kitchenaid Whip up this easy homemade playdough recipe without turning on your stove and use your mixer to keep your hands clean and free of food coloring!  Amazingly scented and tinted homemade playdough is the stuff kids dreams are made of, grab a few pantry ingredients and let’s get started making it for your little Valentine. This homemade playdough recipe also makes a great gift for the class party or just...

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Sparkly Winter Mint Play Dough

Winter Spearmint Playdough January is the perfect time to dive into winter unit studies. Learning about snow, snowflakes, ice, and all that entails from animal behavior to winter fun! The dough is soft and has a bright fresh scent that your kids will love ( I enjoy digging into it a bit myself!). Keep your dough in the refrigerator when not in use to keep it fresh longer and also give them a little cold feeling...

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Preschool Monthly Themes

Need some fresh ideas for your monthly preschool themes in your classroom? Below you will find many FREE preschool themes for several months of the year! These creative preschool monthly theme ideas contain a TON of valuable resources and ideas to take out the guesswork for you throughout the entire school year! Whether you homeschool or preschool teacher in a classroom, you'll discover many preschool resources to give you a huge variety of ideas...

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Preschool Themes for December: Christmas, Jesus, and more!

There's nothing quite like the month of December. The anticipation of all that the season brings, including the presents, gorgeous trees, and delicious gingerbread cookies. Yet, all of this is possible because of the one we adore and celebrate -- Jesus! Speaking about this wonderful time of year, let's get to our Preschool themes for December: Christmas, Gingerbread, Christmas Trees, Candy Canes, and of course, Jesus! Christmas Trees Activity Mats Don't you just love the...

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Christmas Tree Math Mat: Addition Learning Games

Free Christmas Math Printables Once your preschool student has a good handle on their numbers, you might try working on simple addition facts. Addition is easily taught using objects or manipulatives to visually represent numbers. We've created a set of fun addition cards your student can use to visually represent the solution to a variety of addition problems to 15. Christmas break is coming up and this Christmas math pack is...

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Fine Motor Skills with Scissors

You've heard all about fine motor skills and the importance of practicing small muscle movements. It's now time to use handy tools to get your child ready for writing skills. Here are some easy to use pre-writing fine motor skills with scissors including DIY scissor skills and activities! If you have little ones that are the age of 2 and above, it's time for some somewhat scary tools. That's right -- their little fingers are ready...

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Preschool Themes for November: Turkey, Owls, and More!

As the colder weather taunts us with warmer clothes, it's also a season of comforting food, a thankful attitude, and beautiful creations. With the brisk, refreshing season, it's time for fall preschool themes for November including Thanksgiving, thankfulness, turkeys, owls, and leaves! Thanksgiving Activities for Preschool Thanksgiving is one of the most cherished holidays in American history for bringing families together. As you start thinking about the Thanksgiving table, why not use these free...

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Preschool Themes for October: Pumpkins, Bats, and More!

It's that beautiful time of year again. October is a wonderful month to still enjoy warmer weather while gazing at the autumn colors. While you may need your jacket, enjoy that comforting sunshine outdoors with your exploring little ones. It's also time for Preschool Themes in October: Pumpkins, Harvest Festivals, Silly Monsters, Bats, and Trunk and Treat! Pumpkin Projects for Preschool As beautifully colored fall leaves drop, pumpkins make their grand entrance on porches and patios...

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September Preschool Themes: Apples, Back to School and More!

While September is your 'back to school' month, it can also be a blast as you kick off many new fun activities. Need some fresh ideas to liven up your school theme? Try these inspiring thoughts for your September Preschool Themes: Apples, Acorns, Back to School, Calendars, and Books. Apples Printable Resources As autumn leaves fall, so does delicious and crispy apples! It's a special time to go apple picking at local farms with a wide...

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July Preschool Themes: Camping, Picnics and More!

As we head into the middle of summer, let's go over your summer bucket list! Have you planned out your warm weather picnics and barbecues with friends and family? Or, what about that camping trip you and your kids have been discussing over dinner? There are SO many opportunities this month in July to get moving and have fun with your family! We've listed 5 Themes for the month of July below. What's wonderful about...

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