Friday, February 8, 2013
Thursday, February 7, 2013
Be sure to submit all your math-related blog posts (anything from Preschool through Calculus) for the Math Teachers at Play Carnival by this Friday! I'll be hosting this month's carnival on Learners in Bloom next week...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
I come from a family of scientists, so naturally science is one of my favorite subjects to do with my children. I absolutely love watching their brains at work as we do experiments and they observe, ask questions, try new things, and make inferences - lots of fun!
I rounded up links to some of the science activities I've blogged about over the past year (twins were 2.5-3.5 years old)..
Monday, February 4, 2013
My kids love pushpin activities - they provide great fine motor practice for the pincer grip used in writing. Today I switched things up a little by including some shapes cut out from construction paper and inviting L and E (3.5 years old) to use the pushpins to count the corners..
Sunday, February 3, 2013
One of my favorite thing to do with my kids is to let them help me cook and bake. I've been cooking with the twins since they were 20 months old. Sure it takes twice as long, and the results are often less than spectacular, but it's really all about the process and I love watching how focused they can get as they work on those fine motor skills.
Here are ten of my favorite Cooking with Kids blog posts from the past year...