Valentine STEM Challenges

This week I set up Valentine’s Day STEM stations in my classroom and my students had the best time! We always love doing STEM activities, so I thought it would be fun to set up these stations in a way that encourages independence. My students were able to work at their own pace to complete the challenges. Setting Up STEM Challenges Since we d... Read more

Salt Dough Handprint Keepsake

Salt dough is quickly becoming a craft supply staple for us and this salt dough handprint Valentine’s Day craft is a new favorite! I wanted a keepsake craft for grandparents that I could make with my own kids. It is perfect for a preschool Valentine craft or in a primary classroom especially loved that the salt dough is edible (although I wouldn... Read more

Jelly Bean Themed Toddler School Lessons

If your toddlers are anything like mine, then you can probably relate to the excitement that comes out when Easter bunnies, jelly beans, and chocolate eggs start to line the shelves at the grocery store. Every time we would walk down the aisle my son would ask to bring some jelly beans home. So, I put together this fun Jelly Bean Themed Toddler ... Read more

Memorizing Bible Verses in Kindergarten

When I think of Kindergarten students, a few select words come to mind - curious, shapeable, and little. These sweet little ones are sponges who want to soak up all the learning that they can! This is why I think it is so important to teach young children how to memorize Bible verses. By teaching kindergarteners to hide Bible verses in their lit... Read more

How to Teach Bible Verses to Kids

Have you ever wondered how to teach Bible verses to your children or students? The idea of teaching Bible verses to children has always been at the forefront of my mind. If we want to encourage our children to grow in their relationships with the Lord, then we need to give them the tools to do this. When we memorize Bible verses, they will be at... Read more