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Designs for Leaf Art by children from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Designs for Coloring Leaves by Ruth Heller Step-by-step inspiration for Designs for Leaf Art Giving children freedom to explore and express themselves artistically. Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Designs for Coloring Leaves by Ruth Heller Why we love this book: My children are not much interested […]

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10 Steps to Collage Leaf Art by Kids from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Look What I Did With A Leaf! by Morteza E. Sohi Recommended Children’s Literature: Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert Leaf Hunt Leaf Sorting Leaf Collage Animal Art Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Look What I Did With A Leaf! by Morteza E. Sohi Why we love […]

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Fall Theme Activities, FREE printables and Great Fall Books from waddleeahchaa.com

Week at a Glance Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Two Book Fall GIVEAWAY! The Fox and the Falling Leaves by Julia Rawlinson Leaves by David Ezra Stein Fall Theme Activities Leaves . . . Activities & FREE printables Pumpkins . . . Activities & FREE printables Cooking with kids . . . FREE printable recipe […]

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Post image for More Insect Theme Activities, Reading, Writing and Spelling: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Big Bug Little Bug by Paul Stickland integrating Thematic Studies across the curriculum integrating Thematic Studies across the grades FREE printable Book: I Like Bugs preschool and kindergarten word work preschool and kindergarten sentence writing Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Big Bug Little Bug by Paul […]

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Post image for Insect Theme Activities and FREE Printables: Book Pack GIVEAWAY

Week at a Glance: Insect Book Pack GIVEAWAY Insect Watercolor Pencil Art The Beetle Book by Steve Jenkins FREE printable book: I Like Bugs! Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Bug Safari by Bon Barner I Like Bugs by Margaret Wise Brown Bugs, Beetles, and Butterflies by Harriet Ziefert Why we love these books: To say […]

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Post image for Ocean Collage Art by Children: Kids Ocean Book Pack GIVEAWAY

Week at a Glance Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Ocean Book Package Fabric Ocean Collage Art teaching children how to stitch teaching children how to sew on a button Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Smiley Shark by Ruth Galloway Amazing Sharks by Sarah L. Thomson Incredible Sea Creatures by Creative Edge Why we love these […]

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Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: One Tiny Turtle by Nicola Davies FREE choice journal writing Turtles Make Ten Math Game Turtle FREE printable books Turtle FREE printable counters Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: One Tiny Turtle by Nicola Davies Why we love this book: The book begins with a brief introduction […]

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Post image for Ocean Water Color Canvas Art by Children: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Sea Horse The Shyest Fish in the Sea by Chris Butterworth Step-by-Step Ocean Canvas Painting by Children. Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Sea Horse The Shyest Fish in the Sea by Chris Butterworth Why we love this book: In the last few years, I have been […]

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Post image for Plant Theme Activities and Resources: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert FREE printable Plant Curriculum, grade specific Math: Plant Collage Shapes and Patterns, Geoboard Plant Shapes, Pattern Block Flowers Art: Oodles of Shape Flowers Collage Journal Writing: How to Draw and Label a Plant Diagram FREE printable Guide: How to Plant […]

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Post image for Life Cycle of a Frog FREE printable book: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Growing Frogs by Vivian French word work and sentence writing FREE printable book: Life Cycle of a Frog Blank FREE printable book: Life Cycle of a Frog Illustrated FREE printable cards: Life Cycle of a Frog Illustrated FREE printable cards: Life Cycle of a Frog Blank […]

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Post image for Exploring Habitats with Children: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: The Salamander Room by Anne Mazer Artistic Expression: Drawing a Habitat Room Habitat Pond Collage Art Incorporating Habitats into Journal Writing Habitat Investigation and Construction Book Recommendation: The Last Child in The Woods by Richard Louv Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: The Salamander Room by Anne […]

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Post image for Ten Little Snowflakes FREE printables: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Week at a Glance: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Rabbit’s Gift by George Shannon Song Adaptation: Ten Little Snowflakes FREE printable book: Counting Snowflakes FREE printable Snowflake Counters The Right Way to Make Paper Snowflakes: link to step-by-step photos Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Rabbit’s Gift by George Shannon Why we love this book: A […]

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Post image for Winter Lace Collage Art by Children: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Week  at a glance . . . Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: COUNT by Dwell Studio Art explorations: Winter Lace Collage with Birds Book making: I See Birds FREE printable book: Birds Up In a Tree FREE printable bird counters I don’t have much free time to peruse the thumbnails at pinterest. But occasionally one […]

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Post image for elphants by Steve Bloom: The WINNER

We Have a WINNER selected by Rafflecopter and random.org You can view results on our original Post: Teachable Moments at the Zoo Robin November 28, 2012 at 4:26 pm I went to NC for Thanksgiving and found large beautiful leaves. We are doing leaf rubbings and painting with little pine brooms,, not time for christmas […]

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Post image for Halloween Skeleton Craft for Kids: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Bones by Steve Jenkins Why we love this book: To say we love Steve Jenkins’ books is an understatement! His nonfiction books for children make learning both intriguing and engaging. His intricate collage illustrations immediately draw-in children (and adults). Furthermore, the facts he weaves into his books are totally fascinating. […]

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Post image for Fall Water Color Art by Children: Book GIVEAWAY

Book of the Week: Let It Fall by Maryann Cocca – Leffler Why we love this book: Fall is on its way. “Mounds of color, raked up high – Jump right in and watch the sky.” Time for raking leaves, a chilly gusty breeze, apple picking, mountain air and the County Fair. The soft water […]

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Post image for Zoo Animals Thematic Centers and Math: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Lion’s Lunch by Fiona Tierney Why we love this book: In Lion’s Lunch?, little Sarah uses her gift of drawing to charm an angry, grumpy, bossy, old lion. Seeing a drawing of his “Great Big Angry” self, the lion decides he would like to change his attitude and the way […]

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Post image for Paint on Canvas Art by Children: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Book of the Week GIVEAWAY:  Living Color by Steve Jenkins Why we love this book: Steve Jenkins is one of our favorite nonfiction authors. He uniquely combines art and science to create books that are equally beautiful and educational. His stunning artwork in Living Color emphasizes the fact that animals come in so many amazing […]

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Post image for Ikea Paint Box GIVEAWAY: Ocean Art Scenes by Children

GIVEAWAY of the Week: IKEA Paint Box and brushes Why we love this IKEA paint box: We loooooove these vibrant water color paints! The colors stay bright and colorful long after the children paint a picture. Another fabulous feature is the over-sized round pans of paint, making it easier for little hands who are still […]

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Post image for Children Celebrate the Earth: Book of the Week GIVEAWAY

Book of the Week GIVEAWAY: Just One Quiet Pine Tree by Chris Butterworth Why we love this book: In honor of April as Earth Month and Arbor Day this Friday, we’re celebrating our earth. Something we actually like to do all year long. Just One Quiet Pine Tree is a ” Nature Map Book” that […]

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Post image for Life Cycles Theme: Oviparous Animal Illustrations by Children

As part of our Life Cycle Theme Study, we’re giving away the simply wonderful book First The Egg by Laura Vaccaro Seeger. First The Egg tackles the age-old question: Which came first, the chicken or the egg? Ms Trisha’s class is tackling the question: What is an Oviparous Animal? (Try saying that three times!) Oviparous […]

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