It FINALLY happened! The praying mantis egg case hatched!
Actually it was more like a volcanic eruption; only instead of lava, tiny insects poured out. I had nearly given up on that egg case – it was dried… Continue reading
We spent a lot of time outside last week thanks to the beautiful weather, and of course that meant lots of casual nature study for Emma. Here’s a photo I caught of a worm she found – as she… Continue reading
Since we experienced some actual snow this year (we were snowed in for days!) we had some time for lots of crafts and games. After seeing some winter bird collages on Pinterest, I decided to try my hand… Continue reading
Ten-frame manipulatives are great resources for teaching early math due to the fact that they are hands-on and help kids get a visual on number relationships, place value, counting, and in learning to add and subtract quickly (mental math). … Continue reading