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Let’s teach our kids the origami crafts step by step. For children, origami is an activity which is very fun and amusing. Below are some examples of origami crafts. A Craft of Rose Origami Build your kid’s botanist by teaching… Continue Reading → Summer Crafts, Fun Crafts, Arts And Crafts, Simple Paper Crafts, Creative Crafts, Paper Crafts Kids, Simple Crafts For Kids, Autumn Crafts, Canvas Crafts

Make an origami frog that really jumps! - It's Always Autumn

nice photo instructions show how to fold an origami jumping frog. looks easy enough for kids!

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Concept Mapping to Write a Literature Review

This article will explain how to use concept mapping to write a in-depth, thought-provoking literature review or essay.

Hook the Reader I think to introduce hooks in a story the student should have the option of playing with writing with different hooks. Minnow=little hook, Bass Fish=medium hook, Shark=huge hook. Could be done with a sticky hand and fish on the wall. Narrative Writing, Persuasive Writing, Teaching Writing, Writing Activities, Teaching Ideas, Voices Writing, Paragraph Writing, Opinion Writing, Writing Resources

My classroom on Debbie Diller's Blog!

I nearly died when I saw that Debbie Diller posted the classroom pictures that I submitted. I idolize Debbie Diller!!!! You can check those ...

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Free Art Curriculum for Kids - Life in the Nerddom

There’s a ton of superb free art instruction out there for kids who are into drawing, painting, sculpting, and other artsy things! Here are our favorites!

volume robot was one way I learned the unit conversions for liquid measurements in school!The volume robot was one way I learned the unit conversions for liquid measurements in school! Measurement Activities, Math Measurement, Math Activities, Math Vocabulary, Fourth Grade Math, Second Grade Math, Fractions, Homeschool Math, Homeschooling

Children's Graphics to Color and Learn

FOOD WEB Measurement Robot Bakery Counting ATOMS Aquarium of Fish Noun Different Types of Clouds

Easy and cute crafts to do with your kids for the Festival of Lights Hanukkah crafts for kids Hanukkah For Kids, Hanukkah Crafts, Preschool Christmas Crafts, Jewish Crafts, Feliz Hanukkah, Holiday Activities, Holiday Crafts, Hannukah, Holiday Decorations

Easy and cute crafts to do with your kids for the Festival of Lights

Help your kids embrace the traditions of Hanukkah with these fun and easy Hanukkah themed craft ideas!

Welcome to the Wonderful World of Grade!: Our Salt Dough Maps and the Recipe! 4th Grade Activities, Science Activities, Science Projects, Geography Activities, 3rd Grade Social Studies, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Kids, Map Projects, Map Skills

Our Salt Dough Maps and the Recipe!

Salt dough recipe: 4 cups flour 2 cups salt 2 cups water 2 tablespoons cream of tartar Mix with your hands (that's the fun part!) until it's the consistency of play doh. Add more flour or water as necessary. First, we started with a map of the United States. Then, we mixed and measured flour, salt, cream of tartar, and water to make a salt dough. Then, we mixed in the water and kneaded the dough by hand. Then, we used a physical map to see where the various landforms we studied were located…