Make a Mermaid Necklace

Help make your family's beach vacation memories last a little bit longer! Make an exquisite bejeweled keepsake of your summer beach adventure. A mermaid shell necklace is a perfect accessory for any occasion. GREAT for siblings to make together! 
Make a mermaid shell necklace from your family beach vacation. Great kid-made keepsake. Easy DIY craft for kids. Works well with siblings.

Top Activities for School Ages Week 29

Finding fun ways to incorporate Reading, Math, Science and Art can be so much fun.  These week's After School Linky parties featured six top activities you can do with your child that are fun and also filled with learning ideas.  Which one will you try first?  

Top Activities for School Ages featured at The Educators' Spin On It

Top Featured After School Activities 

Chapter Book and Activities for GIRLS

LOVE BOOKS participants have built and sent some amazing packages for our CHAPTER BOOK edition!  This age can be such a challenge for parents and teachers to extend reading into creative play, writing, building, science, and more. It is still extremely important to help kids make literature connections. Find out how these talented authors extended some popular chapter books for girls.

Chapter Book and Activities for Girls: wood peg dolls, journals, princess play and more!

Chapter Book and Activity Packages for Adventure and Nature

Grade school children need to be reading EVERY SINGLE DAY!  Yes, every day.  We need to read with them and to them.  They also need to read on their own. AND, it is important that they have activities to extend their reading and make better connections with literature.

Get kids excited about reading by building a chapter book and activity package!