Category: Activities

Welcome to Carl’s Car Wash

Welcome to Carl’s Car Wash, it’s suds-tastic! Do you have a messy car or truck? Then you need to stop by Carl’s Car Wash. He’ll get you cleaned right up! Tune in to each episode to see what kind of vehicle takes a trip through the car wash! We’re starting off the series with Betty and… Read more » Read more »

Super Simple Draw – Cat

Our brand new channel, Super Simple TV, kicks off today with it’s very first show, Super Simple Draw! So get out your art supplies and get ready for our first project, a cat! Read more »

Eight Activities for Teaching Shapes with One Simple Worksheet

Recently, we shared this worksheet with the members of our Facebook Teachers’ Group and challenged them to come up with different ways to use it. We have to say, they are a very creative group! This simple worksheet features the eight basic shapes used in “The Shape Song #1” and “The Shape Song #2” from the… Read more » Read more »

“I See Something Blue” Fine Motor Activity

This week, our friend Ilinca from the blog Grumpy Dumpling shares one her favorite classroom activities for practicing colors and fine motor skills.   Color recognition is an important skill that young learners need to practice. One way is to practice through hands-on activities that are fun and engaging. Here is an activity that my students… Read more » Read more »

The Eensey Weensey Spider Craft – Fine Motor Skills Craft

Act out The Eensey Weensey Spider with this Dramatic Play Set craft. Attach the pieces to clothes pins and a ruler to help kids develop fine motor skills and strengthen their hand muscles as they play along. They will have a great time as they work on the grip that helps when writing! Read more »

Science Friday – Foaming Snowmen

Recently, our Community Manager Sara visited a local elementary school as a guest speaker for the first graders weekly Science Friday. Here, she shares the Foaming Snowmen experiment they did together.  Read more »