Spring Crafts for Outstanding Family Fun

  Spring Crafts for Outstanding Family Fun   I truly love spring. And what’s not to love? The weather is warmer, things are getting greener, and everything just smells better (especially the lovely mud).   Spring crafts like the ones I’ve included here are perfect for practicing following directions. Family fun abounds!   36 Spring…

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Fun Stuff for Women’s History Month

  Fun Stuff for Women’s History Month   March is Women’s History Month. Here are sites with games, activities, and puzzles about important women in history.   Women Artists from Enchanted Learning Works by women artists for online and offline coloring.   Women in History Games from Learning Games for Kids Online games and puzzles…

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Activities for Women’s History Month

  Activities for Women’s History Month   March is Women’s History Month. Here are sites with activities to learn about important women in history.   Women Who Changed History from Scholastic Biographies, history, and activities.   Women’s History Month from InfoPlease This is a very big site with lots of information, quizzes, puzzles, and more….

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Biographies about Women for Women’s History Month

  Biographies about Women for Women’s History Month   March is Women’s History Month. Here are biographies about some women who were important throughout history.   BOOKS ABOUT SEVERAL WOMEN Remember the Ladies: 100 Great American Women by Cheryl Harness This book clearly shows the important influence women have had on American history. This would…

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Fun Dr. Seuss Games for the Whole Family

  Fun Dr. Seuss Games for the Whole Family   March 2 is Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Here is a bunch of ways to have great Dr. Seuss fun!   Seussville Click on the Games and Activities button. Lots to do!!!   Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! from NEA There are over a dozen online games and…

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Dr. Seuss: The Perfect Source for Literacy!

  Dr. Seuss: The Perfect Source for Literacy!   March 2 is Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Although he died in 1991, his life is one to celebrate every year. Why? The following explanation, found in an article in Examiner.com, says it perfectly: Not only are Dr. Seuss books fun, they can open the doors of a…

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Books by and About the Wonderful Dr. Seuss

  Books by and About the Wonderful Dr. Seuss   Dr. Seuss’s birthday is March 2. What better way is there to celebrate it than with his books? This year, I chose both books he wrote (many of them I’d never read) and ones that were written about him.   BEGINNER BOOKS The Shape of…

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Games for Chinese New Year

  Games for Chinese New Year   Chinese New Year is on February 19th this year—the Year of the Goat, also known as the Year of the Sheep or the Ram. Here are games to play, both offline and online. I especially like the first two links, since they give you games that children play…

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Chinese New Year Info and Activities

  Chinese New Year Info and Activities   Chinese New Year begins on February 19th this year. It welcomes in the Year of the Goat. This year is also sometimes known as the Year of the Sheep or the Ram. Last year, Josianne Fitzgerald did a wonderful guest post about Chinese New Year. It’s a great piece and…

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