E is for Earth Story Time for Preschoolers

Earth Day is quickly approaching and we have been busy talking about the Earth. We started talking about the Earth during our unit on Outer Space. My son was fascinated with all the different planets ...

A Week of Outerspace Read Alouds

3-2-1….BLAST OFF! My kids are kind of space nuts. And when I say kind of I mean WOW. I hope you guys feel the same way, or at least a normal amount of fascination with space, because we are goin...

A Week’s Worth of Weather Read Aloud Books

The flurry of snowflakes, the drizzle of rain, the assault of hail, the bright sun warming your face – we have experienced the full range of weather in the past month. It is now officially part ...

Best Picture Books for a Rainy Day

Our twins are fascinated by melting ice, thunderstorms, sunshine, rainbows and the whole gambit of weather. Spring is a wonderful time to learn about Weather. We often seem to experience all four sea...

20 Morning Invitations Inspired by Books

Morning Invitations probably saved my life as a mama. I said this on Instagram a couple of years ago and immediately started fielding questions about what was a morning invitation? Did I really do thi...

Children’s Books to Carry You Around the World

One of the reasons I love children’s books are for their ability to transport us to different places, different times, or into the lives and minds of other people. Their potential for helping us...

8 Questions to Increase Reading Comprehension

We’re on page two of one of my favorite Amy Krause Rosenthal’s books and already the giggles are growing uncontrollable. It took a moment for them to comprehend the duck/rabbit dilemma but...