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Yellow Preschool

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On the last week that I taught our little preschool co-op, we learned about different colors! Today I wanted to share with you the little craft we did on our Yellow Preschool day! We started out by reading the book, A Color of His Own (affiliate link) by Leo Lionni. This is such a cute book! […]

Sight Word Rubbings

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I made this sight word rubbings activity for my son to help get him ready for kindergarten. He loves to practice sight words when we do this. It makes learning just a little more fun! I found the activity here. It is such a great idea that I had to share it with you too! […]

ABC Bean Bags

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My kids love to play with these ABC Bean Bags! They are a fun way for them to learn their letters. We like to pull them out of their container and try to put all the letters in order or name the letters as we throw them into a basket. We use them to practice […]

Put Me in the Zoo Preschool Craft

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We had a great weekend! My husband officially has his PhD! We are so excited for him and all his accomplishments! Can you tell that I am excited yet? I’ve talked about it for the last two posts straight! Now on to new adventures! But for now… We did this Put Me in the Zoo […]

Mom School: E is for Elephant Preschool

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When it was my turn to teach our preschool co-op about the letter E, I decided we would have an elephant preschool! We read the book Elmer (affiliate link) by David McKee. It is a cute story about being ourselves and also about being good friends. The kids in our preschool loved it! They love […]

Mom School: Penguin Preschool

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A couple of months ago for our preschool co-op, I got to teach the letter P, so we had penguin preschool! We had a lot of fun learning about the letter P and penguins. One of the things that we did was read this sweet story, Penguin and Pinecone (affiliate link) by Salina Yoon. It […]

Mom School: Apple Pie Playdough

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We love to make our own playdough and when it smells as good as this apple pie playdough, we want to make it all the time! We made it for our preschool group when we were learning about the letter A and were talking about apples. I gave each of the kids some playdough and […]

Mom School: P is for Pizza

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P is for Pizza! My kids love learning about small, medium, and large with our pretend pizzas at preschool! We also did this activity with our preschool group when we learned about the letter P and it was a big hit too! Not to mention many kids already seem to have a love for pizza. […]

Mom School: Number Stomp

Number stomp has always been a favorite game to play in our preschool and a fun way for kids that like to move to learn their numbers! As with almost everything I do, it is very simple. Just squares of craft foam with the numbers 1-10 written on them with a permanent marker. You can […]

Mom School: Easter Egg Number Match

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My little Carter loved playing this Easter Egg Number match game with me! He loved finding the matches and fitting the two pieces together. I think he also loved getting his picture taken so many times! We made our Easter Egg number match game by cutting apart a few of our plastic Easter Eggs. (Are […]

Mom School: Hidden Chick Number Game

easter game

I thought that this Hidden Chick number game was perfect to use in preschool for the springtime! I actually made it last fall when I taught the letter E (you know, for egg!) in our co-op preschool, but it is so springy that I had to bring it out again! When we played it last […]

Mom School: The Little Red Hen

Little Red Hen Craft

*This post contains affiliate links. For more information see my full disclosure statement here. The last time that I was in charge of our preschool group, my job was to teach about the color red. I decided we better read the story, The Little Red Hen, and do a little craft to go with it. […]

Mom School: Fizzy Rainbow

exploding rainbow

We had so much fun with our fizzy rainbow! We found this idea at Fun at Home with Kids and thought that the fizzy rainbow was a great way to start celebrating St. Patrick’s Day!  The boys loved the initial explosion of foam and then loved playing in it afterward! If you would like to […]

Mom School: Music Cube

music cube

We are part of a little preschool co-op with other moms and kids in our neighborhood, so I get to teach a whole group of preschoolers every 5 weeks or so. I love doing it and we have a great time, but sometimes…things get a little crazy and I need something quick and easy to […]

Mom School: Rice Sensory Bins

We first put together our rice sensory bin when my 10 year old daughter was only in preschool! That was a long time ago, and we have loved it ever since! Now our two boys that are still at home during the day love it too. When we first get the rice bin out, I […]

ABC Valentine Preschool Game

Yesterday was our big preschool co-op Valentine Party! We had a great time reading Valentine stories, making Valentine’s, giving out Valentine’s to our friends, and eating fun Valentine’s treats! One of the games that we played was this ABC Valentine Preschool Game. The original idea came from Teach Mama. I found the big foam hearts […]

Mom School: Valentine Edition!

All of my kids were home this last Friday, so we decided we needed to make little Valentines for all the grandmas, grandpas, aunts, uncles, and cousins that we love so much. We got out all our supplies… And got to work!  First we cut our pieces of cardstock in half and put little heart […]

My name is KaCee and I am so happy you are here! This blog is dedicated to cultivating a splendid outlook on marriage, motherhood, family life, cooking, baking, and crafting. I'm a wife, a mother of four, and a blogger! I truly enjoy posting about recipes and crafts that I share with family and friends.

My husband is an assistant professor in Family and Child Studies and he is also a Marriage and Family Therapist. Scott and I both have strong beliefs about commitment in marriage and the importance of family relationships. Again, thanks for stopping by and welcome to Doing Splendid! :)

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