Happy Fall, everyone! Life has been full lately and we have successfully (and officially) begun homeschool! This new family chapter required time to transition and organize, so naturally, I have stepped back from posting on the blog and making products. You may have noticed that I am tweaking the design of the blog. My plan … Continue reading New Things
The summer slow-down is really setting in now and from the looks of my Instagram feed, my teacher friends are adjusting to summer vacation nicely! But the back-to-school season is just around the corner and many of you have already started to work on new products for your shops. To help all you teacher authors out, … Continue reading Summer Clip Art Sale
THANK YOU! Today I want to share a free download to say THANK YOU to all my new subscribers! I appreciate the follows and support... I still have a lot of work to do on my blog and I need to refine its purpose and direction, but I am so encouraged to keep at it! I will be … Continue reading Free Digital Paper: Spring Watercolor Doodles
Thank you so much for stopping by Mallow World! If you are participating in Crazy Charizma's 500 follower giveaway, welcome to my blog! If you have not heard about the giveaway, the very talented and creative Vicotria from Crazy Charizma is giving away 2 $50 TPT gift cards. To enter, visit here. Entries will be … Continue reading TPT Gift Card Giveaway!
We are halfway through May and as schools are wrapping up the academic year, I thought it would be a good time to reflect on our own experience homeschooling preschool plus take a look ahead as we prepare for kindergarten. As I anticipated, preschool with Elle was a good test run for homeschool. Although I … Continue reading Next Steps: Preparing to Homeschool Kindergarten
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Teaching code in Kindergarten: Whoa... is this actually happening? Shouldn't Kindergarten be focused on the alphabet, number recognition, and learning to read? Naturally, yes, but Kindergarten is also a great age to introduce some fundamental programming concepts! These programming concepts are so practical, they echo many areas of math that are already being used to develop problem-solving skills … Continue reading Teaching Code in Kindergarten