Before my son entered Kindergarten I had no clue what sight words were. I had heard my other momma friends who have older elementary school age children talk about them. However, I always wondered, "What are they talking about?" Well, when he went off to kindergarten, we got the list! You know what I'm talking about (if you have kindergarten or older kiddos). We got the … [Read more...] about Fun Kindergarten Sight Words Game Scavenger Search
Kindergarten is a huge milestone for kids and parents. I still remember the anticipation I felt as it approached for my daughter. Was she ready for it? Would she like it? We all want our children to be have a successful start to learning. We want them to enjoy it and feel confident in their skills as they grow. Kindergarten preparation is on most parents minds. If you are … [Read more...] about Zap Zap Math Launches A Brand New Kindergarten Math App!
A "Summer Math Journal" is a great way to reinforce kindergarten math concepts in a fun, enjoyable, and stress-free way. A kindergarten teacher or a parent can create a math journal booklet by cutting an 8 x 11.5 sheet of blank paper in half. At the bottom of each half sheet, list a set of directions. Create a cover sheet and staple the pages together. These personal math … [Read more...] about 35 Awesome Kindergarten Math Journal Prompts
I remember when my daughter started Kindergarten. It was such a big deal! I was so excited for her but also concerned. Would she be ready for kindergarten? Would she like it? If you have a child of Pre-K age, you probably have some of the same concerns. A kindergarten readiness assessment may be the perfect tool to help you determine what types of kindergarten readiness … [Read more...] about Kindergarten Readiness Assessment and Preparation Activities
I have often wondered what my child is learning in kindergarten. My daughter and I are getting used to kindergarten now. At first she would say, "I like it but why do I have to go everyday?" It was quite an adjustment from attending preschool one day a week for three hours. Yesterday (a Saturday) she said, "I want to go to school today." I asked why and she said she missed Ms. … [Read more...] about What My Child is Learning in Kindergarten
I can't believe Sierra started her first day of kindergarten this morning. I was very excited for her as I am sure she will love it. I had a little bit of apprehension as all parents must on the big day. She seemed mostly excited about her first day of kindergarten but she also had a few concerns. First Day of Kindergarten "You'll love it!" I told her of her first day of … [Read more...] about My Daughter’s First Day of Kindergarten