Perfect for Summer: Books about Beaches and the Seashore

  Perfect for Summer: Books about Beaches and the Seashore   Do you like going to the beach? Do you like exploring the seashore? Today’s books are all about the beach and seashore life. Enjoy!   Hello Ocean by Pam Muñoz Ryan, illustrated by Mark Astrella This author clearly knows what it’s like to spend…

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Online Summer Games for When You Have to Stay Inside

  Online Summer Games for When You Have to Stay Inside   Summer is all about being outside—playing games, flying kites, looking at clouds… But sometimes you have to stay inside. Here are a few sites to amuse you.   Summer Games from Primary Games Games, puzzles, word searches   Summer Fun and Games from…

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Summer—a Perfect Time for Crafts

  Summer—a Perfect Time for Crafts   There are so many craft ideas here, it’ll take you the whole summer to get through them. The literacy and learning possibilities are endless: following directions, reading, focusing… All disguised as fun!   50 Summer Crafts for Kids from The Long Thread outdoor projects, nature crafts, arts &…

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Cool Websites: The Human Body

    Cool Websites: The Human Body   There are many great sites for the Human Body! Check these out and next week I’ll have more. Squidoo: 10 Terrific Human Body and Anatomy for Kids Websites  Some pretty cool stuff here.   BBC Science: Human Body and Mind  Play and learn about all the body…

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Backyard (Park, Driveway, Empty Lot…) Games for Outdoor Fun

  Backyard (Park, Driveway, Empty Lot…) Games  for Outdoor Fun   It’s summer so you want to be outside as much as possible. But do you always know what to do with your time? Here are a bunch of ideas!   Backyard & Driveway Games for Kids from Spoonful Many here are ones I wish I’d…

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Another Bunch of Summer Crafts

  Another Bunch of Summer Crafts   Early in July, I posted some summer crafts links, with a promise to post some more. Well here they are!   Summer Arts and Crafts for Kids from Yahoo Voices  Guaranteed to be messy!   406 Summer Crafts from Spoonful  Really, there are craft sites that add up…

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