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WEEKLY VIRTUAL BOOK CLUB FOR KIDS: Squirrels and Acorns

Greetings Friends!A few weeks ago we started up again with the Virtual Book Club for Kids. I'm a little behind in posting our wrap-ups, but for now, I had a chance to at least talk about what we did this past week!Our pick for this week was Scaredy Squirrel by Melanie Watt and we focused… Continue reading WEEKLY VIRTUAL BOOK CLUB FOR KIDS: Squirrels and Acorns

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WEEKLY VIRTUAL BOOK CLUB FOR KIDS: September and October 2017 Book Selections

Greetings Friends!It's been a little while since my last post due to spending some time with my family to prepare and welcome our newest little one, Jillian! Things have been a bit chaotic and stressful as we all learn new routines and I try to figure out how to manage how outnumbered I am right… Continue reading WEEKLY VIRTUAL BOOK CLUB FOR KIDS: September and October 2017 Book Selections

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The Ultimate Guide on Reading Activities for Preschoolers! Featuring Gingerbread!

Greetings Friends!This week of the Virtual Book Club for Kids was all about gingerbread featuring the beloved tale of The Gingerbread Man.  There are many versions of this classic story available to choose from, so feel free to pick the one that your children would love the most.  This was a fun week filled with so many… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide on Reading Activities for Preschoolers! Featuring Gingerbread!

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The Ultimate Guide on Reading Activities for Preschoolers! Featuring Dinosaurs!

Greetings Friends!This week of the Virtual Book Club for Kids was all about dinosaurs with the always amusing Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs by Mo Willems!  While the week started out promising, we were all soon waylaid by various problems involving ears, ants, and surgery.  Plus, we ran out of ink for the printer and I just… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide on Reading Activities for Preschoolers! Featuring Dinosaurs!

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The Ultimate Guide on Reading Activities for Preschoolers! Celebrating Gratitude!

Greetings Friends!This week of the Virtual Book Club for Kids was all about showing gratitude with Bear Says Thanks by Karma Wilson.  This week offered such a great time to start talking about and getting ready for Thanksgiving as well as looking at how important Veterans Day is especially in this house!  Check out our ultimate activity guide celebrating… Continue reading The Ultimate Guide on Reading Activities for Preschoolers! Celebrating Gratitude!

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Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Owls

Greetings fellow Book Dragons!This week of the Virtual Book Club for Kids was all about owls with Owl Babies by Martin Waddell.  We had a great time making owls out of different kinds of mediums and playing with feathers!   Owl Babies is a tender story about three owls that awake one night to find that their mother is… Continue reading Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Owls

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Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Nightime

Greetings fellow Book Dragons!This week of the Virtual Book Club for Kids was all about nighttime with Time For Bed by Mem Fox.  We had a great time playing with flashlights, talking about stars and the moon, as well as learning about the various sleeping habits of animals.Time For Bed by Mem Fox is a… Continue reading Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Nightime

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November and December Book Selections for the Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids

Greetings fellow Book Dragons!The book selections for November and December were recently announced!  I can't believe how quickly this year has gone by!This book club is specially designed for preschool (2-5) kids and will feature a new book with a coordinating theme each week during the 2016-2017 school year.  Hosted by Toddler Approved, The Educators' Spin… Continue reading November and December Book Selections for the Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids

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Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Spiders

Greetings fellow Book Dragons!We wrapped up spider week of the Virtual Book Club for Kids with The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle!  This was another play it by ear week.  My husband was out of town for military training, so that made the week feel even longer as well as Jackson going through a growth spurt and… Continue reading Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Spiders

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Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Farms!

Greetings fellow Book Dragons!We wrapped up our fifth week of the Virtual Book Club for Kids with Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle!  This book has been a favorite of ours since Maddox was itty bitty.  When he was about 18 months old, he loved everything about farms and we must have read that book alone at least… Continue reading Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Farms!

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Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Pumpkins

Greetings fellow Book Dragons!We wrapped up another week of the Virtual Book Club for Kids with Five Little Pumpkins by Dan Yaccarino!  This week was all about pumpkins, and to be perfectly honest, while I was truly looking forward to this one, I mentally hit a wall.  I had no real energy to do much of anything related… Continue reading Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Pumpkins

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Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Leaves and Celebrating Fall

Greetings fellow Book Dragons!We wrapped up another fun filled week of the Virtual Book Club for Kids with Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert!  This week was all about leaves and welcoming a new season, although that's not so much the case here in Texas!  Leaf Man is a fantastic story to introduce as the beginning of fall arrives.  Made… Continue reading Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Leaves and Celebrating Fall

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Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Friendship

Greetings fellow Book Dragons!We wrapped up our second week of the Virtual Book Club for Kids with Should I Share My Ice Cream by Mo Willems and it was definitely a great time!  This week was all about friends, sharing, and ice cream!We set up an ice cream parlor using pom poms and Maddox loved… Continue reading Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Friendship

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Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Apples

Greetings fellow Book Dragons!This past week we began the Virtual Book Club with Dr. Seuss's Ten Apples Up on Top!  We did not get nearly as many activities completed as I had initially planned since it was a busy week getting ready for Jackson's first birthday.  Fortunately, I have used the this book and the… Continue reading Virtual Book Club for Kids: A Week of Apples

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Virtual Book Club for Kids

Greetings Fellow Book Dragons!Since even before Maddox was born, I have been reading to him.  By the time he was a year and a half old, we had already completed a program at our local library called 1000 Books Before Kindergarten!  We've since finished that challenge again at another local library, so he's currently at… Continue reading Virtual Book Club for Kids