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Kim Vij
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Attended University of Central Florida
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Rise Up for Advocating for our Children's tomorrow

Building an America for our children's tomorrow. Rise Up! Tips on how to be a voice to those who need your support through advocacy.

https://theeducatorsspinonit.com/2017/01/rise-up-with-advocacy.html

#womensmarch #inauguration #advocacy #beavoice #riseup 
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Christmas Activities for Kids
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Looking for a few fun things for the kids to do over the holiday break? Here's a few of our Christmas favorites on The Educators' Spin On it.

Wishing you a Merry Christmas!

#christmas #kidsactivities #kidscrafts #ornaments 
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Flower Rangoli for Diwali with Kids

http://theeducatorsspinonit.com/2016/10/flower-rangoli-with-kids-for-diwali.html

The festival season has started in India and one of those traditions is making a flower rangoli at the entrance to your home. Here's a fun way to explore this form of Indian art with your child. I included a few videos too for watching how they are really made, such a beautiful art.

Plus you'll get a chance to discover 10+ additional ideas for learning about Diwali with Kids

#kidsart #diwali #rangoli #mkbkids #globalkids 
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How to Create Pumpkin Sensory Play with Water

http://theeducatorsspinonit.com/2016/10/pumpkin-sensory-play-with-water.html

It's October and it's time for PUMPKINS! We set up this Water Play activity with Pumpkins, acorns and leaves as we welcome fall. It's to go with our featured themed at Virtual Book Club for Kids this week too. Come join the fun and share your Pumpkin Themed Activities for Kids with the hashtag #vbcforkids

#kids #pumpkins #sensoryplay #playmatters 
Add together water, leaves, acorns and pumpkins to create your own pumpkin sensory play for your child. A fun way to explore pumpkins this fall.
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Pumpkin Ice Cream Recipes the Kids Can Make

http://theeducatorsspinonit.com/2016/09/pumpkin-ice-cream-recipe-with-kids.html

We're sharing a special fall recipe for the kids to make this week as we welcome autumn. Plus it goes along with our featured Virtual Book Club for Kids book of the week: Should I Share My Ice Cream by Mo Willems.

See how easy it is to make with the kids and check out the other ice cream themed ideas to go along with the story.

#vbcforkids #icecream #pumpkin #recipes #mowillems #kids 
Making this pumpkin ice cream recipe with friends is such fun! With the magic of science and math, it's sure to be a big hit with the kids at your playdate.
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Summer Toys for Kids to Keep Them Thinking
http://theeducatorsspinonit.com/2016/07/top-10-summer-toys.html

The middle of the summer is the perfect time to grab a few new toys to keep the kids entertained and using their critical thinking skills. Here's a few of our favorites from +Marbles: The Brain Store.

Which one would you try first?

#kids #edchat #summer #summerslide 
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Activities for Learning About Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Explore ways to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr with these featured activities for Kids at The Educators' Spin On It.

#mlkday #martinlutherking #kidsactivities #remember 
Have you discussed with your child Dr. Martin Luther King Jr? Here are some hand picked activities to help you share with your child his influence on the world with age appropriate resources. Activities About Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. I realized that I needed to find some last minute ideas for my own daughter …
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Easy Winter Science Activities for Kids
https://theeducatorsspinonit.com/2015/01/easy-winter-science-activities-with-ice.html

Take advantage of the cold weather and try out some of these cool science experiments.

#winter #stem #kidsactivity #science 
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Ghost Sight Word Sensory Bottle
http://theeducatorsspinonit.com/2016/10/ghost-themed-sensory-bottle-sight-word-game.html

Create a fun sight word game for kids this Halloween with this sensory bottle idea.

#kids #sightword #kidsgame #halloween 
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Spider Web Sensory Bottle for Kids

It's SPIDER WEEK at the Virtual Book Club for Kids! Our featured book is one of my favorites... The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle.

Here's how to Make and Play http://theeducatorsspinonit.com/2016/10/fine-motor-spider-web-activity.html

Come join along and share your spider activities with the hashtag #vbcforkids. I'd love to see what you're up to for Halloween with spiders!

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Apple Themed Activities for Preschoolers

We're hosting apple week for the Virtual Book club for Kids. Come join the fun!

http://theeducatorsspinonit.com/2016/09/science-in-motion-apple-game.html

30+ Apple Activities created to go along with some of your favorite apple books including Ten Apples Up on Top by Dr. Seuss.

What is your favorite apple book?

Watch a video of the DIY Apple game here
https://www.instagram.com/p/BKQWSzyAuYx/

#preschool #vbcforkids #bookclub #kidsactivities #kidscrafts #sahm #apples 
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Solving Screen Time Challenge this Summer

http://theeducatorsspinonit.com/2016/06/screen-time-solution-for-parents.html

I recently discover a free tool called +OurPact that helps me to teach my children how to be responsible with technology and the amount of time they spend on it.

See how it can work in your house too!

AD #ourpact #screentime #technologywithikids #parenting 
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Early Childhood Educator, Writer, Blogger, Speaker, Pinterest Consultant, Community Builder
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  • Vij Consulting
    Owner, 2013 - present
  • The Educators' Spin On It
    Co-Founder, Writer & Marketing Director, 2011 - present
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Pinterest Consultant, Freelance Writer, Educator and Blogger at The Educators' Spin On It
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Making everyday moments, learning opportunities as CoCreator of The Educators’ Spin On It .  

As early childhood teacher and a mom of three, I've learned many tips and tricks of parenting and teaching along the way in the past 22 years. I enjoyed sharing my “Educator’s Spin” on parenting issues and how make learning playful and playtime meaningful.

You can find on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

Pinterest Consultant with 1.6 Million Followers ready to help you grow too for more info visit me at www.kimvij.com

Mom of 3, passionate about Early Childhood Education, sharing Educational & Parenting Topics with the eye of Social Media.
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Pinterest Consultant, Mom of 3, Advocate for Play & Early Childhood Education,
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  • University of Central Florida
    BS Early Childhood Education
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Sending a special love note to a someone in your child’s life can be a big deal for a child. Here’s a fun way to create a one of a kind card

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The Educators' Spin On It: Winter Olympic Mascots & Activities
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The Educators' Spin On It: The Joy of Giving: Snapshot of Parenting with...
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Early Christmas morn our doorbell rings even though my boys are still in their pajamas they rush to the window and greet the visitors from t

Learning with Patterns - Melissa & Doug Blog
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This learning activity is provided by Guest Blogger Kim Vij of The Educators' Spin On It. Why Do We Teach Kids About Patterns. Patterns are

The Educators' Spin On It: Healthy Heart Fun with Big Bird
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We made a big bird craft to go along with our exercise, it just make it more fun to have him with us! We even did a little relay race with h

The Educators' Spin On It: Love Books!
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We love books and know that you do too! There are some amazing books out there that teach and entertain our families! Wouldn't it be great i