How to Turn Your Turkey Project Into a Triumph

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If you have a young child, there is a Turkey Project in your future. My first-grade daughter came home with the assignment. Take the black-and-white printed turkey picture and decorate it however you want. Use your imagination. Make it a family project. We had five days to get the project done, … [Read more...]

The Shapes of Letters


Yesterday morning I was tickled to wake up and discover my 4-year-old making the alphabet out of pipe cleaners, and soon the whole family was in on the action. She was really into it, and even rejected her dad's Q for not being quite Q-like. Working with tactile materials to learn letter shapes … [Read more...]