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2017 Thematic Calendar
My FREE 2017 Weekly Thematic Calendar has been updated and I've also linked
up a Free Printable Calendar for your convenience.
My Theme planning calendar links up to 52 Thematic Lesson Planning Pages.
On these pages you will find suggested Arts & Crafts, Educational Activities,
suggested items to add to your Learning Spaces, and Freebies. There are a variety of suggested activities for all ages, so that you can pick and choose the activities that work best for your group.
Just grab your favorite planner or my Free Printable Lesson Planning Pages below to get started with your lessons.
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Does the Elf on the shelf visit your Daycare? It's that time of year when many providers receive visits from their "Elf" on the Shelf. Rather than just sitting on a shelf, he (or she!) can be found engaging in all kinds of shenanigans.
Below you can find Elf on the shelf tips from childcare providers as well as 30+ examples of the precarious positions their elves have been found in.
The Holidays are full of all kinds of sensory experiences. From the smell of fresh pine, to the joyous sounds of Holiday Carols. This pack is full of your favorite Holiday sweets! It includes: Gingerbread, Peppermint Candy, and Hot Cocoa.
This huge 56 page bundle includes 15+ activities to pick and choose from. You will also find directions for alternate play that will expand the offerings, as well as tips for ink saving options.
These preschool activities are great for file folder games, tot trays, circle time activities and more!
This pack is available for Sale in my Shop or it can be downloaded from the Daycare Spaces and Ideas Member Area. Join my member area for access to all of my printables including this pack!
The following activities are included in the Sweet Treats Activity Pack:
Gingerbread Counting Mats 1-10
Hot Cocoa Counting Mats 1-10 with frames
Hot Chocolate Counting Mugs 1-10
Sweet Treats Count and Clip Cards
Gingerbread House Decorating Game
Gingerbread Man Shape Mat
Candy Cane Shape Clip Cards
Hot Chocolate Color Match Puzzles
Peppermint Letter Cards & Mat
Christmas Cookie Letter Match
Sweet Treats Word Wall Cards
Candy Cane Ordering by Size
Sweet Treats Patterning
Sweet Treats Cutting/Pre-Writing Practice
Gingerbread Man Dough Mat
Cover, Directions & Graphics Credit Pages
Take a closer look at the activities....
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