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"Easter Eggs" by Ketzirah Lesser & Art Drauglis

Easter: Let’s Get Real
6 Educational Activities to Celebrate Easter

Easter is such a wonderful holiday and it is my daughter’s favorite holiday. She loves everything about Easter. Her favorite traditions are making Resurrection Rolls, dressing fancy, completing our Resurrection Eggs and (of course) coloring Easter Eggs.

"Easter Eggs" by Ketzirah Lesser & Art Drauglis

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"Count by 5s Without Losing Your Marbles!" by Holly Jachowski at Education.com (scaled, cropped and text added)

Count by 5s Without Losing Your Marbles!

Back in kindergarten, your child probably spent lots of time counting things one by one, whether leaves, toes, or fingers. Now that first grade is here, though, your child will need to be able to count in groups, and especially by fives.

 "Count by 5s Without Losing Your Marbles!" by Holly Jachowski at Education.com (scaled, cropped and text added)

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If You Can Do It, It Is a Verb
6 Fun and Easy Ways to Teach Verbs

Teaching your kids can and should be fun. This is not always easy, but teaching verbs makes it easy. So hop, skip, jump, run and swing. Go ahead, do it all and let your kids join in the fun.

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Creating Magic With My Daughter
Thanksgiving on Thursday Book Study

My Daughter and I recently read Thanksgiving on Thursday by Mary Pope Osborne. I have been trying to get her to read the Magic Tree House series for quite sometime but she has been against it. She can be stubborn that way. I decided to download one on my iPad and trick her.

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The Heat Is On
10 Cool Indoor Activities to Beat the Heat

What has your weather been like these days? We have had beautiful sunny days but unfortunately some afternoons have been almost too hot. This makes getting outside feel more like a chore than fun. We go out for short periods of time but after while the heat wins and we find ourselves back inside. The question is how do you pass the time?

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