Books and Crafts

Create Your Own Constitution

As we approach the Independence Day, create your own constitution with your family or your class. I believe it is important to talk with children about the importance of our constitution created by our forefathers. According to the Miriam-Webster dictionary, constitution is defined as "fundamental principles on which an organization agrees to be governed." Our… Continue reading Create Your Own Constitution

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Top 10 Literature-Based Cookbooks

Step into the world of your favorite books with these top 10 literature-based cookbooks! At the beginning of the summer, I shared 10 simple ways to engage your young readers over the summer. A few of the tips that I shared were getting into a book series as a family, eating food inspired by books,… Continue reading Top 10 Literature-Based Cookbooks

Books and Crafts

Simple Tie-Dye Monster Craft

A craft inspired by the book Marilyn's Monster by Michelle Knudson Have you ever read the book Marilyn's Monster? Its a cute little book about a little girl who is trying to find her monster. Throughout the town, everyone has a monster. Monsters can be your helper, and they can be your friend! Marilyn watches… Continue reading Simple Tie-Dye Monster Craft

Books and Crafts

Easy St. Patrick’s Day Leprechaun Craft

As we approach St. Patrick's Day, plan to make this simple craft! It will make for sweet memories and adorable pictures. After your time crafting together, snuggle up together with a pile of books about St. Patrick's Day. Check out Top 10 Books to Read for St. Patrick's Day for book ideas. You will need:… Continue reading Easy St. Patrick’s Day Leprechaun Craft