Pre-Reading with Bo {Letters C & D}

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Just popping in to share an All About Reading Pre-reading update on Bo for letters C and D! (See my introduction on how I am using Pre-reading with Bo.) Reviewing rhyming words from the week before: Cutting pretend chocolate chips: Coloring the letter C: Gluing pretend … [Continue reading]

My Blue Boat {B4FI♥AR}

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This row was all that I hoped it would be, and my little Bo made it so much fun and worth all the energy I poured into him. We explored the color blue, read lots of books about dolphins and whales, made a lighthouse craft, had a fun snack, learned some new words, had some bathtub play, and more as … [Continue reading]

All About Reading Pre-reading with Bo {Letters A & B}

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Bo has been asking me daily for "more stool" since I started rowing with him. He also knows most of his letters and sounds (though he can't say /k/ and /g/), so I was not interested in going through the alphabet again until I could start All About Reading Pre-reading (affiliate link). Well, out of … [Continue reading]

Alphabet Slime Dough

Alphabet Slime Dough

I've made "slime" many times, but I have never made it with liquid starch until now. I fell in love with the idea from reading Aisa Citro's Polka Dot Slime at Fun at Home with Kids. But, to be honest, I was a little intimidated by the whole process after reading so many posts about slime fails. … [Continue reading]