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Our February Learning Board

I was caught by the love bug… so to show how much I love engaging our children at home, I decided to continue doing our learning boards. Details of what the thinking routines, habits of the mind, and other aspects of the learning board I will reveal as we go through the month of February … Continue reading

Katie’s Mind Map of our trip to Scheveningen

Katie's Mind Map of our trip to Scheveningen

This September marked another chapter in my life and with two little ones both going to school, I decided to indulge myself with something new, something fresh and still something me. Welcome to my blog as I share ideas, resources and tidbits of what we do at home to keep the children engaged. As an educator, I will also be featuring some ideas that can be applied not just in school but also at home.

Why this picture you might ask? This is what our eldest daughter (she was 4 then) drew when I asked her to recall what she liked about our trip to Scheveningen. A 4 year old-s version of a mind-map. A picture that I will treasure because it was one of our best loved trips to the beach.

What is your family’s best loved trip or vacation? How do you honor such events in your children’s memories and yours?

That will be what next post is all about, keeping children engaged in preserving memories…

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