Many parents work long hours through the week. And as much as we don’t want to believe it–it’s just hard on our little critters. They miss us. Constantly. At least in our household McKinley misses her father day in and day out. The book, The Kiss Box by Bonnie Verburg and Henry Cole is a great…
Month: October 2015
Analytical Reasoning of 3 year olds.
McKinley asks, “Where does Meme live?” “Reynoldburg,” I say. “Where is Reynoldsburg?” “In Columbus.” “Where is Columbus?” “Ohio.” “Where is Ohio?” “In the United States.” “Where is the United States?” “The world.” “Where is the world?” “Outter space.” “So that means I’m in Outter space! I can’t handle myself in outer space.” ~g
Fall Trees Craft
Everyone knows I’m all about getting crafty and letting McKinley get messy. Here is a quick & simple activity to put together. I’ve laid out different materials for her to create her own “Fall Tree.” Materials: Apple stamps & paint Stickers Sparkle ribbon Scissors Pipe cleaners Leaves Glue stick Paper roll -g
In my opinion illustrations and media formats are the most important part of any book or story. And maybe it’s because having dyslexia makes it harder for me to put the words together fast enough to understand the content. Regardless, it’s where I go to understand the emotional point of the message. For children…