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Free download: CVC word worksheets – trace, blend, write

Here is a quick post! I’m working on a bigger set of CVC word activities but thought to post a few pages as freebie and – tadaaa – here they are: These ten worksheets cover CVC words with a/e/i/o/u vowels and can be used to practice blending letter sounds (phonics) and writing first CVC words. […]

Pens and Crayons … and free Clip Art Pencils

Phew! My pencil clip art set is growing! Today I finished 10 colored pens, 4 pencils with some doodles, and 10 crayons with strokes. All of them are going to be part of a huge clip art set to decorate my classroom and to be used in future teaching resources. I’m thinking to make some […]

Trying Illustrator & a Clip Art Freebie for you: Smiley Faces

Today I dared to look at Illustrator CC and I have to admit: It is great software! In my opinion there is only one little problem …now I want it. I should have stayed happy with Inkscape and Gimp, both free software with brilliant options. Being a novice graphic designer trial and error artist both […]

All numbers, line up! Freebie Number lines

There are two things that I absolutely love to use for my teaching resources: Laminating pouches and velcro. They turn ordinary worksheets into little games and everything looks just better when it gets laminated (I find it so difficult to wait for the laminated sheet to come out of the laminating machine …:S ). The […]

How to practice Sight Words? Play Mat Freebie!

This term I’m not working a lot on Sight Words because most of my preschool kids still have to practice their ABC and phonics. However, last term we practiced around 20 sight words and I know that next term Sight Words will be back again *yay*! I’m using Fry’s Sight Words (you can find them […]

Spring cleaning …and free alphabet worksheets for you

Finally I’ve found some time for a “blog and store spring cleaning session”. I deleted some products from my shop, because I believe they need a little make-over, and changed the navigation of the blog a little. Just a little. You won’t get lost, I promise :)! But it is so much easier now to […]

Free Clip Art: Buttons and Needles – Scrapbooking

Do you do scrapbooking? I don’t, I guess I just don’t have enough time to do all the things I would love to do one day. Anyhow, here is a little Clip Art set that I’ve recently created. Feel free to download it and use it for your educational projects or your scrapbooking projects. You […]

Hands on! Counting cards with pegs or clips – free download

The last two weeks we’ve been really working hard to master matching amounts to numbers and vice versa – some of my kids are really confident to independently identify correct amounts up to ten, but most still struggle with the smaller numbers. There are a lot of different activities we do – worksheets, counting real […]

Giveaway: CVC Word Builders – CVC Digger task cards

Time for a first Giveaway on this new blog! Read on and join in :)! I’ve just finished my newest teaching resource: A huge set of 40 big task cards to practice CVC words with three letters. The cards are transportation themed with a bright yellow digger and will surely grab your kids attention :)! […]

Practice letters with free alphabet cards – Freebie download

Don’t get me wrong, I love preschool resources with cute images, colorful backgrounds and funny fonts – and my hard drive is full to bursting with all kinds of alphabet cards – animals, super heroes, trains and planes… but sometimes I feel that “less is more”. I have one little boy in my class that […]