What does a preschool mom look like? (and non-preschool moms and grandmoms too!) Thanks for all you do and... Happy Mother's Day!
This is what this grandma will be spending most of Easter Sunday doing.... May you have a very blessed day!
There are many wonderful bloggers sharing ideas out there and everyday I learn something new. I am motivated, inspired, and even surprised by some of the innovative and fresh ideas that are shared on these early childhood focused blogs. Many of these blogs are written by stay at home moms who are doing some amazing activities with their children. Others are written by classroom teachers, home childcare providers, and other professionals in the field of [...]
I would love to invite you to join me on Twitter and below is a newsletter with many of the wonderful ideas that I share on Twitter...
For those of you heading out on a long trip during spring break, I will be sharing a few simple travel tips for parents of preschoolers today = Thursday - March 17, 2011 on Indiana's Fox Morning News - Channel 59 at 9:15am EST... I will be sure to share the video of the news segment along with "My Busy Books" as soon as the video is ready... I will also be sharing these "I [...]
For those of you who are participating in the current postcard exchange, let me share a few updates that I have received by email and on facebook. There are many of you who are really moving along and sending out your postcards! I am so excited about your participation and have enjoyed the feedback and photos sent to me. The photos shared here today are from Tuggy Tots! I have recieved a few [...]
Exchange magazine published an article in the January/February, 2011 edition titled, "What's you're social media personality?" written by early childhood professionals, Fran Simon and Chip Donohue PhD. In order to actually read this article you would need a subscription to the magazine so I will give you just a few of the highlights... Fran and Chip identify 5 "social media personality" types: The resistor The intimidated The personal user The tester The expert For each [...]
Here's to what the future holds! and Wishing you a Wonderful and Happy New Year! This is where I plan to spend as much of my winter as I can.. Right in front of the fireplace! See you next year!
We finally wrapped up our big Thanksgiving feast at preschool the other day and it was such a fun day! At our school feast the children and teachers set the tables... Decorated the walls with the many things they had made... Put on their pilgrim hats... Gave their parent guests the hats they prepared for them... And sat with their families to enjoy a wonderful Thanksgiving meal... I hope you have a very happy Thanksgiving [...]
Our kindergarten class is participating in a postcard exchange that was put together by my friends on Teach Preschool on Facebook! PLEASE NOTE: THE POST CARD EXCHANGE FOR 2011- 2012 SCHOOL YEAR IS NO LONGER OPEN TO NEW PARTICIPANTS. CHECK BACK AGAIN NEXT YEAR:) THANKS SO MUCH! The children have been sending and receiving postcards from Australia, Canada, and all parts of the United States.... Each time they receive a postcard, they go to their [...]