Ideas for Gross Motor Play in Your Tot-School & Preschool {5 Days of Tot-School & Preschool Ideas Series}

Get your kids moving with these fun gross motor play ideas for your toddler & preschooler! | www.GoldenReflectionsBlog.com

Today is the last day in our 5 days of Tot-School & Preschool Ideas series! Today we are going to talk about ideas for gross motor play, probably one of the most important things to include for our kids! I hope you have been enjoying this Tot-School & Preschool Ideas series I have been doing this week in connecting with the iHomeschool Network and their Summer Hopscotch! There are a ton … [Read more...]

Including Handwriting Skills in Your Tot-School/Preschool – 5 Days of Tot-School & Preschool Ideas Series

Not sure how to include handwriting skills with your toddler or preschooler? Get hands-on ideas that are fun! | www.GoldenReflectionsBlog.com

I love talking about handwriting skills! Probably because of my background as an Occupational Therapy Assistant, but handwriting activities and ideas get my creative juices flowing! Today we are talking about how to include handwriting skills in your toddler or preschoolers day! In case you have missed the other posts in this 5 Days of Tot-School & Preschool Series, here they … [Read more...]

Including Sensory Activities for Your Toddler & Preschooler : 5 Days of Tot-School/Preschool Ideas Series

Tips and ideas for including sensory activities with your toddler and preschool aged child! | www.GoldenReflectionsBlog.com

I hope you have been enjoying my series this week on beginning tot-school and preschool at home with your kids! Today we are going to be looking at how to include sensory activities for toddler and preschooler aged children! And don't let the word tot-school scare you off! It really is anything but sitting your toddler down at a desk to do "school work!" You can read my first post to see my … [Read more...]

Including Fine Motor Skills in Your Homeschool Preschool – 5 Days of Tot-School/Preschool Series

Not sure how to include fine motor skills with your toddler or preschooler? Come read these helpful tips! | www.GoldenReflectionsBlog.com

We are in our second day of the 5 Days of Tot-School & Preschool Ideas series that I am hosting this week! If you are coming over from the iHomeschool Network Hopscotch, then welcome! Be sure to check back each day for more great homeschool preschool and tot-school ideas! We are looking at 5 main topics that relate to tot-school and preschool: Practical Life Skills Fine Motor … [Read more...]

4 Fun Summer Activities for Kids – Good Tips Tuesday #29

4 Fun Summer Activities for Kids as featured on Good Tips Tuesday #29

We had a record of 123 posts linked up to last week's Good Tips Tuesday party!! THANK YOU all so much! There were so many great topics, I had a hard time narrowing them down to just 4! But here are 4 fun summer activities for kids that were shared from last week's party!  25 Fabulous Color Mixing Activities - Mama's Happy Hive  Free Printable Sewing Cards - Kids Activities Blog Gelatin Sun … [Read more...]

Teaching Practical Life Skills in Your Homeschool Preschool – 5 Days of Tot-School/Preschool Series!

Need ideas on how to include practical life skills in your toddlers day? Check out this series on Tot-School & Preschool Ideas! | www.GoldenReflectionsBlog.com

I am really excited about this 5 day series I am starting on my site this week! This week we will be looking at 5 Days of Tot-School & Preschool ideas for your homeschool! I am teaming up with the amazing bloggers of the iHomeschool Network to bring you a 5 day hopscotch. There will be something for everyone in this series! Be sure to check out the iHN Summer Hopscotch for more amazing … [Read more...]

The Build Your Bundle Homeschool Edition Sale Begins TODAY!! (July 21-28, 2014!!)

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The first ever "Build Your Bundle" - Homeschool Edition sale is here! For one week only (July 21-28) save up to 92% on bestselling homeschooling products, including MANY on Cathy Duffy's Top 100 list! The bundles are AMAZING, including products such as Learning Language Arts Through Literature, A Child's Geography, Character Concepts, Picture Smart Bible, Math Mammoth, and more! There are … [Read more...]

Scissor Practice Packet – Prek-1st Grade Cutting Activity Pages

Age appropriate cutting activities for your Prek-1st Grader in this Scissor Practice Packet! | www.GoldenReflectionsBlog.com

I am excited to bring you a brand new free printable today! It is a scissor practice packet, designed for ages prek-1st grade and is full of fun cutting activity pages! This is a freebie for GRB Subscribers and Facebook Fans! Scissor skills are important for kids of all ages to master! Many times when I was working in the school system, a lot of the kids had very poor scissor skills. Often … [Read more...]

Best Pinterest Boards for Handwriting Skills And Practice

Follow great homeschool blogger boards for handwriting skill activities and ideas! | www.GoldenReflectionsBlog.com

I love sharing about handwriting skills and activities here on the blog! Maybe because when I was working as an Occupational Therapy Assistant in the schools, it seemed like that was mostly what we worked with (although OT is so much more than that). However, I get asked a lot of questions about handwriting skills and what is developmentally appropriate, so that is why I love sharing what I … [Read more...]

4 Summer Vacation Tips – Good Tips Tuesday #28

4 great summer vacation tips featured on the Good Tips Tuesday link up party! | www.GoldenReflectionsBlog.com

Today we have 4 great summer vacation tips being featured from last week's Good Tips Tuesday link up party! Thank you for helping us set a record of 86 posts linked up last week!! Be sure to check out the featured posts below, letting them know you came over from #GTTuesday! We want this to be a resource for you to find Good Tips for your life, home, kids and everything in between! So what … [Read more...]

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