A Sweet Way to Teach 2-D Shapes

Looking for a “sweet” way to practice 2-D  shape formation with your little learners? Marshmallows and toothpicks work great for building straight edge shapes. I like to use them to teach shape vocabulary. The toothpicks are the sides, and the marshmallows are the vertices. Just make sure kids wash their hands before they start and Read More …

Sweet Letter Formation Practice

Looking for a fun, hands-on way to practice  letter formation with your students? Marshmallows and toothpicks work great for building straight edge letters. This activity leads to great conversation about the different shapes of the letters. Students will discover that they can’t make all the letters with the toothpicks because some have curvy lines. This Read More …

5 Senses DIY Bird Feeder

These multisensory bird feeders will get students using all five of their senses. I love making these bird feeders with my students in the wintertime. They have so much fun looking at, listening to, tasting, smelling and feeling the materials as they complete their bird feeders. Not only do my students love making them, but the birds Read More …