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Allison McDonald
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Beautiful and easy angel craft for preschool!
Easy angel craft for preschool. Fun Christmas art project for kids.
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Offer a bunch of Red Roses to your beloved on this romantic day of love and make the day cheerful and everlasting. Valentine's Day Hampers Delivery in USA shows how to spread the aura of your love here, there and everywhere in USA.
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It's pride month and all children should get a chance to see their family in a picture book and feel pride when they do. Here are 15 great books that include LGBT characters.
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Great choices!!! 
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I am SO excited about this eBook.

Playful Preschool is packed with amazing ideas and at $6.99 it's an awesome price until 5-25-2014... so get it now!

Buy here ->
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My preschoolers are getting better at Show n Tell but now I think we're ready to go on to storytelling. This sounds like fun! +Allison McDonald 
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You know we love cork painting , check out this Easter idea!
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very nice
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Wonderful Earth Day ideas from +Jamie Reimer !
FREE recycling activities for kids to do - Save those recycled materials!

#green #recycling #kids #parenting #kbn
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Thanks +Allison McDonald !
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Cork Turkey Craft for THANKSGIVING !
Cute cork turkey easy thanksgiving crafts for kids.
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Surprise your lovely mom by sending her Online Gifts on Mother’s Day.  Send Mother's Day Flowers to USA this you can do in a few easy and simple steps by logging into the websites for shopping on the web. They will display you a whole lot of enchanting items suitable for that occasion. Mother’s Day Gift Delivery in USA is an amazing concept for making surprise to our beloved Mother.
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So excited about this! Are you coming??
SPICE UP summer reading!

NO, I'm serious. . . . there ARE ways, and you CAN do it@

 I am THRILLED to join forces with +Allison McDonald and +Scholastic  this Thursday, 6/19 at 9pm ET for a google+ HOA

JOIN us--you'll be glad you did!

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#summerreading #literacy #summerfun #summer #books
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Ooo I wish I would have seen this earlier
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Easy Mother's Day Craft !
Easy Mother's Day craft for kids to make for mom.
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That's so awesome. My kids would love making those.
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Get your kids moving and doing math with this simple outdoor math activity!
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I love this! I'm always looking for ways to take math outside for my boys
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Do you adore teacher conferences as much as I do? I love going and hearing about my kids. I must admit they are more fun on this side of the table.
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This is the thing I miss most about the classroom. I always did student led conferences abd it was so rewarding to watch
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Math + Music = fun and learning!
{New Post} A Musical Game to Teach Preschoolers Shapes

This little game is a bit like a musical eye-spy - perfect for kids learning the names of shapes and for building musical confidence too!

#kbn   #kidsactivities   #shapes   #musicforkids  
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What a lovely idea!
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Have her in circles
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Writer and Educator
I create online early education content for teachers and parents. I design activities, crafts and early childhood education lessons. I also write on the topics of family literacy, reading instruction and children's books.
  • No Time For Flash Cards
    Author, 2008 - present
    I create and write about activities for young kids to do at school and home.
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Seattle Metro
Founder of No Time For Flash
Mom, educator and the creativity behind No Time For Flash Cards a popular early learning blog.  I also write for Scholastic Parents Raise A Reader blog and PBS Parents Adventures in Learning.  I love running, candy and my family. Not in that order.
Bragging rights
I can read upside down and I have an uncanny knack for finding things.
  • Lakehead University
    Elementary Education, 2002 - 2003
    B.Ed Graduated with honors. Focused on early literacy instruction .
  • University of Calgary
    History, 1996 - 2000
    B.A Majoring in Canadian History with a minor in American History.
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Easy Thanksgiving Crafts

kids crafts, books, and play ideas for children.

Painting Snow - No Time For Flash Cards

Grab some paint and create something fun by painting snow! Mix colors, explore and get fresh air too!

Stamp & Match - Letter Matching Activity For Kids - No Time For Flas...

Use playdough to work on letter recognition with this letter matching activity.

22 Activites For Kids Under 2 - No Time For Flash Cards

Kepp your toddler happy and busy with these great activities for kids under 2.

6 Lego Duplo Preschool Activities - No Time For Flash Cards

Fun and easy ways to get your kids learning with Lego Duplo preschool activities.

Easy Valentine's Day Craft {Heart Chalkboard}

Make this easy Valentine's Day craft for your child and inspire them to write, draw and use their imagination!

10 Things To Pack In Your Carry On If You Have Little Kids. - No Time Fo...

Travel with kids doesn't have to be so hard with this list of 10 things to pack in your carry on.