Tag Archives: Christmas

The Biggest Christmas Tree Ever

Ashlyn got this cute book from her kindergarten teacher today.  After I read it to her she asked if we could make our own Christmas tree.  So I cut out a pattern and got out some materials and we worked together to decorate our tree.  In the story two little mice work together to pick [...]

What’s In My Stocking?

Here’s a fun game that Emily did in her class so I thought Ashlyn might enjoy it too.  I got a stocking and filled it with some of the objects it had on the graph (which can easily be made).  She decided she wanted to close her eyes and pull one thing out at a [...]

Christmas Gift Idea

Here is a cute idea for stocking stuffers, gifts for your kids’ friends, or Christmas table decorations.  They are also fun birthday party party gifts.  When I taught 1st grade, I made these for my students and they loved them. Make sure you have enough toilet paper rolls.  Then all you will need is tissue paper or [...]

Recycling Holiday Cards

Are the holiday cards stacking up at your house like they are at mine?  Here are a few fun activities to do with them after the holidays. Cut the backs off of the cards and then cut the front of the cards in half (either horizontally or vertically.)  Now you have a fun matching game for your [...]