Favorite Fall Picture Books and Lessons for Early Elementary

It cooled off! This Monday morning feels like fall. Today, in celebration of the coming of the new season, I have two great fall picture books to share with

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Service for Young Children: Share Christmas Treats

There is one thing my preschooler always loves doing, and that is eating sugar-filled anything. It is our tradition then to bake Christmas treats for friends each year.

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Fun, Mouth-Watering Gingerbread Books

I’ve always loved the tale of the gingerbread man. True, we could feel sad that a walking and talking anthropomorphic being has been eaten. But we’re talking gingerbread

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Creating a Kid-Friendly Kitchen

When I think about cooking, I get anxious. When I was a kid, I dreaded being a grown up because some day I’d have to cook dinner. Every.

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Chocolate Painting with I’m a Hungry Dinosaur

Last spring, we read a fun book called I’m a Dirty Dinosaur, in which the illustrations were created with actual mud. Of course, we had to make our

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