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Geography Fair Ideas For Young Students and Free Virginia Printables

My daughter participated in her first Geography Fair last month; at five years old, my main goal was that she learn a bit about the state we chose, and have fun!  I didn’t want to take over the project and do everything for her, either.  However, a pre-kindergartener is obviously …

Kindergarteners Go Around The World: Week 17 ~ Canada

This post is part of the series “Around the World in 28 Weeks: Art, Literature & Geography Lessons for Kindergarten.” For an introduction, overview of the entire course, and links to more lesson plans, please click here. Thank you for visiting Cotton Ridge Homeschool! Introduction to Week 17 This week …

Letter E Alphabet Lapbook Resources & Example

Preschool Alphabet Lapbooks We are on the Letter E!  M and I have had a lot of fun with these while she is learning her letters.  She is also practicing cutting, pasting, tracing and coloring.  She likes the alphabet and number worksheets from the 30 Minute A Day Learning System …

Letter D – Alphabet Lapbook Resources & Example

Alphabet Lapbooks For Threes & Preschoolers This post continues our Alphabet Lapbook Series – we are on the Letter D! We found some new web site with lots of resources. You will find a list of sources for the components below! Web Site Spotlight: Education.com Education.com features free worksheets and …

Letter C – Alphabet Lapbook Resources & Example

Alphabet Lapbooks For Threes & Preschoolers This post continues our Alphabet Lapbook Series – we are on the Letter C!  We added a few more components in this lapbook – we are starting to get the hang of it, I think! You will find a list of sources for the …

Letter B Lapbook Resources and Example

Lapbooks For Threes & Preschoolers This post highlights our second lapbook for the letter ‘B.’ You are welcome to copy exactly what we did, but I’m also presenting this to show that lapbooks are fun and not difficult. (As this is one of our second, it is rather simple.) Once …

Letter A Lapbook Resources and Example

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. Preschool Lapbooks A few days ago I wrote about using lapbooks in our home preschool to work through the letters of the alphabet.  (See this post for …

Creative Homeschooling: Resources For Lapbooks, Mini-Books, and Printables

I was introduced to the concept of lapbooking a year or two ago, and I was instantly hooked on the idea – probably because I love to scrapbook!  I never grew out of my love for cutting and pasting.  Now that M is big enough to have fun cutting and …