Here’s another fun spelling activity to try with your students! Directions: In a quart or gallon sized zip-lock storage bag, mix a very small amount (half the size of a small pea) of gel food coloring into approximately 1 cup of white table sugar. The sugar acts like a sand when you’re drawing in it, but if you are concerned that your little ones will try to EAT it, you could always use salt or white rice.  Both of these… Read more »

Hi all!  Just a quick post to show a fun way for your kiddos to practice their spelling words… Last Christmas, someone got us the Cookie Monster Letter Lunch Play-doh Set, and a few days ago, I picked up a new pack of (delicious-smelling) Play-Doh since all our cans were crusty and dried up.Mmmm, Play-doh.  While we DO sometimes make our own playdough (and that’s fun too), ya just cannot beat the smell of the real stuff (c’mon, now–I know I’m not… Read more »