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Lesson Planning for December

December 7, 2009

While we will have a few “s-thematic” lessons going on, I’m going to take a wee break from our letter focused activities over the course of this month and, instead, focus on Christmas and the story of Jesus’s birth. This month’s activities have me really, really, REALLY excited.  I found some great ideas at Hubbard’s [...]

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Lesson Planning for Weeks 5 and 6

October 21, 2009

In the past few weeks, I’ve realized two things: 1) There are a lot of things that interrupted our scheduled “class” activities. 2) I keep pushing activities into the following week. With a new baby, errands, impromptu play dates and visits, our preschool schedule needs to be more fluid.  In order to accommodate this, I’ve [...]

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The Quest for Seasonal Activities

October 14, 2009

Now that a “cold front” (and, I use the term loosely) has hit Houston, I’m in the mood for the Little Lady to experience fall.  Since it will be months before it looks like fall around here, thanks to our humid, semi-tropical climate, her foray into autumn will be through books, projects, and various activities. [...]

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Lesson Planning for Week Four

October 5, 2009

In an effort to become a bit more “scheduled” as a family (with  by two little ones, I need more structure now just to get things done!), we’re getting back into Tot School.  The Little Lady will also benefit from a more structured day; right now, she is getting bored and having some issues as [...]

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Week 3 Plans

August 17, 2009

We took a break last week from structured activities. The nesting bug hit BIG time and I spent the week cleaning, washing clothes, and finishing the baby’s room. Below is what I had planned for last week; we’ll be completing these activities this week. Although, I do already know of a slight change in the [...]

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