Welcome back to Handmaking the Holidays! You’ve probably been on a tour of my lovely partners in handmaking: Melissa from Love Bug Living Heather from Feather’s Flights Sandee from In The Hills of North Carolina
They’ve come up with a lot of fun crafts and goodies for you to make for the holiday [...]
Lightboxes are so much fun and valuable in the classroom or at home! Children can use them for tracing designs and for exploring see through materials. A lightbox is great for exploring with colors and opacity. There is even evidence that light can be therapeutic to children and adults, especially in the winter, when there [...]
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This resource guide has info about the origins of Halloween and how Halloween is celebrated in Germany, plus activities, recipes and more! Printable vocabulary cards to glue onto a category page with tracers and a bonus pumpkin activity sheet to create a jack-o-lantern with. There is also a vocab [...]
We love our lightbox! Yesterday, I shared a tutorial on how to make your own lightbox for about $20. Today I’m going to share some fun things that we’ve found or bought inexpensively to play with on our lightbox.
I like really open-ended play, so I basically put some materials out on the box [...]
What better way to help your child learn German than to build a dictionary with them!
Now, if I were to do this in English, I would just provide my daughter with the letter page and then we would search through magazines to find things that start with each letter.