September 20, 2013

HomeFun! Homemade Bouncy Balls

How To Make Bouncy Balls at home We love making bouncy balls at school. The children are always amazed at what can be made with basic ingredients from our pantry.  Measuring and mixing ingredients helps children with reading skills, math skills, verbal skills, listening skills and small  motor skills. It helps children learn to follow […]

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August 8, 2013

Learning with S’mores

It’s National S’mores Day – August 10 Who decided it was National S’more day? Who cares! It’s an excuse to have some more! The first official S’more recipe was published by the Girls Scouts in 1927. The basic recipe calls for graham crackers, chocolate bars and toasted marshmallows. Here are some fun ways to learn with […]

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June 3, 2013

HomeFun! Harry Halsey Potato Pet

How to make a potato friend Ms. Jeri and the Dragonflies made a new friend, Harry Halsey. You can make your own friend at home and name him anything you want. Here’s how to do it. You Need: Potatoes, Markers, Cotton, Grass Seeds, Water Make your Potato Head Hallow out the potato – cut off the […]

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