Cat In A Hat Cup Stacking Challenge
Hooray for Dr. Seuss! With Read Across America Read Across America coming up soon, we took the opportunity to try out this fun and easy Dr Seuss STEM challenge. Inspired by The Cat In The Hat, I put together a simple STEM activity to stack the cat's hat. Join the challenge and find out how tall you can stack your hat! CAT IN THE HAT CUP STACKING GAME FUN WITH DR SEUSS There are so many fun ways to pair your favorite, classic Dr. Seuss books with cool STEM and science activities. Take a look…
Book Fair March 2011
A Book Fair will be held at Art City Elementary School (121 North 900 East) Springville, Utah.“Step Right up Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls!!We have your “ticket to Read” at our Scholastic Book Fair March 14 through 17, 2011.Get ready for amazing new books and plenty of excitement as we celebrate reading together. Don’t miss our free family event on Tuesday, March 15, from 5 to 6:30 for an evening of carnival fun. Readers of all ages will walk away with the grandest prize of all: A…
CCPRN recently incorporated a ‘Book Walk’ into our pre-summer picnics. So what exactly is a book walk? A book walk is a way to encourage children to be involved in a story. So here̵…
Creative Magnet Activity for Kids inspired by Herve Tullet's Let's Play! - Buggy and Buddy
This magnet activity inspired by Herve Tullet‘s popular children’s book, Let’s Play, is super fun to use and really fun to make! Kids will love creating different scenes and paths for their magnets to travel on- gaining fine motor practice, while also exploring the science of magnetism. I received the book Let’s Play! and Do-a-Dot markers […]
Dr. Seuss Party Games for Read Across America: Easy Ring Toss
Each year I search for fun games to play during our Dr. Seuss Read Across America party. You might have read about my Yertle the Turtle Stacking Game, remember? This year I threw together a character ring toss. Draw or print out your images and then stick them on colored cones (I used clear packing tape). A few rings and you're good to go! This game has been a hit with pretty much any age group. Even better, we have used those colored cones for so many more activities (from birthday parties…
Fun With Mo Willems! Activity Guide
Get ready for fun Mo Willems games, crafts and more — like a cookie toss with Pigeon and a dance party with Elephant and Piggie!
Roll Out the Red Carpet for Literacy Night, Movie Style!
It's Saturday morning and I am absolutely beat. I've fitted my tush into the grooves in the couch and already zoned out to two episodes of ...
It’s Elephant and Piggie Day!
Sadly, it’s our last babytime this morning. We’ve had such fun little sweeties join us for the last six weeks that I’m going to miss them! And just because we couldn’t have…
Game Night for Family Literacy - Conversations in Literacy
Candy Land Game Night! This was the theme of our recent Family Literacy Night. I think Game Night has been one of my favorite themes that we have done! The Candy Land colors were great for spring time and our families had a lot of fun. There was a lot of prepping to do before […]
Minute to Win it: Articulation
I'm so excited to finally share this activity with you! I'm sure you've heard of the show Minute To Win It from NBC. I'm not a huge game show fan but this one did spark