Our Week in Pictures

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It seems our weeks are flying by with school, group activities, and our busy schedule at home.  I am trying my best to get on top of my posts, please bear with me!  Here are some highlights from last week.


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Learn with Nature: Seashell Activities

In a previous activity post, I featured counting with seeds.  These past two weeks have been all about seashells.  We collected ours during a weekend getaway to Phuket two weekends ago. I was not really sure at the time what we would do with them, but Layaan never leaves the beach without a small collection. All of these activities were inspired by our natural conversation when observing and exploring the seashells. I love it when that happens!


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Counting with Seeds, Free Printable!

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Parks are the best place to be active, explore, and even learn!  On our last visit, we found seeds and leaves scattered all throughout the playground.  Using a large stick, I wrote the numbers 1 through 5 in Arabic into the sand.  Layaan and I collected the leaves and placed the correct amount under each number together.  She had so much fun with it, I figured we could continue the game at home using the seeds.  This is a great fall and winter activity! Continue reading