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Deirdre Smith
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These are really wonderful!
 
2016-2017 Homework Calendars

http://growingbookbybook.com/homework-calendars/

Ready for the new school year? Looking for meaningful homework ideas to bring families together over books? Enter the homework calendars packed with playful hands-on activities and loads of book recommendations.

#homework   #backtoschool   #literacy  
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Perfect for #NationalMoonDay!
 
Smashing ABC Moon Rocks - Stir The Wonder

http://buff.ly/1YwriL7
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These look delicious!
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What a fun way to get your kids interested in drawing!
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My son will love making watermelon ships! He loves to eat the watermelon! Now we have a great way to recycle the rind! #watermelon   #kidscraft   #waterplay  
For a summer craft with kids, make watermelon ships after eating the sweet flesh out! Then take them outside and have a glorious sea battle in the pool.
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Such a cute ocean craft!
 
Easy peasy origami whale (maybe Bailey from Finding Dory?) a great intro to Origami for Kids http://www.redtedart.com/2016/07/05/easy-origami-whale-paper-crafts-kids/
We love easy Origami for kids. This Origami Whale is a perfect first project for kids trying out Origami. Could even be a Finding Dory Bailey whale!!!
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I love how portable this math counting tool is!
If you have not seen my bookmarks before now, we just love them. The latest addition has been a HUGE request from a lot of people. The number bookmarks have been made finally! I've had several emails a week and my youngest has asked for them as well. So it comes as an addition to the ABC, ...
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This would be wonderful for a science center!
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Great way to explore the ocean zones! #sciencekids!
 
Layers of the Ocean Activity for Kids

http://www.kcedventures.com/blog/layers-of-the-ocean-under-the-sea-science-activities

Our newest ocean learning activity was a big hit and now decorates our kitchen windowsill where we can still enjoy the ocean zones! 

We used empty spice bottles from +Trader Joe's & ocean figures from +Safari Ltd® for each of our under-the-sea zones.

#STEM   #ocean   #diy #kidscrafts #science #kbn #homeschool  
Explore ocean layers and marine animals who live in the ocean zones with this beautiful science activity for kids!
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JDanie4's Mom, Blogger, Teacher
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  • Mom, 2008 - present
  • Blogger, 2009 - present
  • Teacher, 1987 - 2007
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Growing and Learning Beside Him
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As a classroom teacher,I taught the children of others. As the mom of a five year old boy, I am growing and learning beside him.
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  • Longwood University
    Early Childhood Education, 1983 - 1986
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
    Curriculum and Instruction, 1996 - 1998
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