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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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Activities to Play and Learn  - 
 
What an amazing learning tool from De Tout et de Rien! I just love her finger counting tool!       #kbn   #earlylearning    

http://de-tout-et-de-rien-caroline.blogspot.com/2014/04/finger-counting-tool-and-game-outil.html
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We had the best time making this simple Earth Day craft! I love the results! #kbn   #earthday   #earlylearning  
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Spring just makes me think of chicks and eggs.Here are 20 activities for that have a chick or an egg theme. There are reading, math, science and cooking activities. 

If you have chick or an egg post you think I should see, please add the link in a comment below.

Read It Now: http://jdaniel4smom.com/2014/04/fun-activities-chicks-eggs.html

Pin It For Later: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/85849936621503661/
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Unscrambling words is such a great way to work on word configuration!
 
{Dolch Sight Words} Unscrambling Egg Letters- So many of us have plastic eggs at our house this time of year. Why not make them part of a learning activity. #kbn   #dolchsightwords  

Read It Now: http://jdaniel4smom.com/2014/04/dolch-sight-words-unscrambling-egg-letters.html

Pin It For Later:http://www.pinterest.com/pin/85849936621492845/
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What a wonderful collection of ways to create a special Easter egg with dyes!   #kbnmoms  
 
14 {No Dye} Easter Egg Ideas

Haven't found time to decorate your Easter eggs yet? No fear!

We have 14 fun ways to decorate Easter eggs without any dye!

http://kidsactivitiesblog.com/51918/easter-egg-ideas

#eastereggs #parenting #eastereggideas #kidsactivities #parenting #easter
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{Dolch Sight Words} Unscrambling Egg Letters- So many of us have plastic eggs at our house this time of year. Why not make them part of a learning activity. #kbn   #dolchsightwords  

Read It Now: http://jdaniel4smom.com/2014/04/dolch-sight-words-unscrambling-egg-letters.html

Pin It For Later:http://www.pinterest.com/pin/85849936621492845/
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La ensenanza es vocacional y altruista, no para "mercenarios"; y lo mas dificil es predicar siempre con el ejemplo.
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+Colleen SugarAunts  has come up with a fun and creative way to display the treasures your children find outside. #kbn   #springcrafts  

http://www.sugaraunts.com/2013/05/spring-nature-hunt-flower-craft.html?showComment=1397908227029#c1504239661296403523
  We are so excited to join our friend Karyn over at Teach Beside Me as she complies a week's worth of Spring Learning and Play activities! Stop over and see what has been added to her spring themed blog hop.  Have you done ...
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Spring just makes me think of chicks and eggs.Here are 20 activities for that have a chick or an egg theme. There are reading, math, science and cooking activities. 

If you have chick or an egg post you think I should see, please add the link in a comment below.

Read It Now: http://jdaniel4smom.com/2014/04/fun-activities-chicks-eggs.html

Pin It For Later: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/85849936621503661/
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+Knowledge Tree  I am so glad you like it!
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Rolling and Coloring are such fun ways to learn.
 
Here are two coloring and learning skill pages with an Easter theme. Both are roll and color. Yes, even the reading page is roll and color. #kbn  

Read It Now: http://jdaniel4smom.com/2014/04/easter-coloring-pages-math-reading.html

Pin It For Later: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/85849936621486478/
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I love her books and these ideas from +MaryAnne Mamasmilesblog 
 
Denise Fleming Books and Activities

Denise Fleming is this month's Virtual Book Club for Kids author! Drop by our blog for our three favorites of her many excellent children's books, and some activities to go with them!

http://mamasmiles.com/denise-fleming-book-activities/

#kidlit #parenting #picturebooks   #kbn   #parenting  
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Thank you so much for sharing this +Deirdre Smith !
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