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Deirdre Smith
Attended Longwood University
Lives in Greenville, South Carolina
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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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Stir the Wonder
Water tables aren't just for water! Here's a fun way we played a while ago with water beads!

Read: http://www.stirthewonder.com/ocean-sensory-table/
Inspired by Sam at Thrive 360 Living and her fun Penguin Small World Play and Shaunna at Fantastic Fun & Learning with her awesome Dinosaur Sensory Bin, I set out to put our water table to good use and created an Ocean Sensory Table for our Ocean Week. The materials...
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This reading punch card is free to download! It is a great way to encourage kids to read a wide variety of books. 

Pin It For Later https://www.pinterest.com/pin/85849936623698089/

#kbnmom   #summerreading   #printable   #freebies  
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I wish we had had the Allstate Silver Lining Companion Guide when we were dealing with my mom's cancer. It would have walked us through things to do and questions to ask. The guide even has tips for how to talk to your kids about cancer.

My favorite tip- Bring a friend and a journal to every appointment.
If you are dealing with cancer in your family, this is a must have.

http://clvr.li/allstatesilverlining ‪#‎AllstateSilverLining‬ ‪#‎sponsored‬ #cancerawareness  #dealingwithcancer
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We used our science center to explore the answer to this question.
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Great way to explore geometry!
 
I love this idea for making geometry fun to learn with play dough!
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+Jaime JJ  It is super hot and humid.
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BLUE MORPHO BUTTERFLY ACTIVITIES
Read It Now: http://goo.gl/CviOeJ
Pin It For Later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/85849936623707721/
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Wonderful post!
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What a wonderful way to explore an animal life cycle!
 
Ant Life Cycle Sensory Bin

Dig into some ant learning fun with this ant life cycle sensory bin Inspired by the storybook Are You an Ant? by Judy Allen.

http://buff.ly/1cHjALY
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MUST READ! This post is filled with truth and insight!
She, the mother, grabs her backpack, her one year old, and the car seat. She scurries to catch up with her four and five year old. They had raced ahead onpage%%
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Thrilled to being share this snack idea on +Pre-K Pages !
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