Preschool – Reading game: Add phonetic words to blanks and make into silly sentences.

Game for teaching reading and phonics.
Sounding out 3-letter words. Practicing with simple sentences.
Theme: simple words, sentences, foam paper, blanks, colors.

Ideas for early learning and teaching preschool children.

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Originally posted 2018-07-30 22:29:17.

The Gruffalo – Narrated by Pad (the full, proper, unadulterated version)

If you liked it, check out my narration of the ‘Gruffalo’s Child’:

This is for my kids, so I can read them a bedtime story whenever I’m away. They think I do the best Gruffalo narration on the web … but they would, wouldn’t they. Let me know if you agree. 🙂

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The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson

A mouse took a stroll through the deep dark wood.
A fox saw the mouse, and the mouse looked good.

“Where are you going to, little brown mouse?
Come and have lunch in my underground house.”

“It’s terribly kind of you, Fox, but no –
I’m going to have lunch with a gruffalo.”

“A gruffalo? What’s a gruffalo?”
“A gruffalo! Why, didn’t you know?

He has terrible tusks, and terrible claws,
And terrible teeth in his terrible jaws.”

“Where are you meeting him?”
“Here, by these rocks,
And his favourite food is roasted fox.”

“Roasted fox! I’m off!” Fox said.
“Goodbye, little mouse,” and away he sped.

“Silly old Fox! Doesn’t he know,
There’s no such thing as a gruffalo?”

On went the mouse through the deep dark wood.
An owl saw the mouse, and the mouse looked good.

“Where are you going to, little brown mouse?
Come and have tea in my treetop house.”

“It’s terribly kind of you, Owl, but no –
I’m going to have tea with a gruffalo.”

“A gruffalo? What’s a gruffalo?”
“A gruffalo! Why, didn’t you […]

Originally posted 2018-06-12 20:52:09.

Phonics Song

A phonics song to help children learn the letter sounds.
Written and performed by A.J. Jenkins
Copyright 2009 A.J.Jenkins/KidsTV123: All rights reserved
This is an ORIGINAL song written in 2009 – any copying is illegal.
For MP3s, worksheets and much more:

Kids songs song for children






Originally posted 2018-07-27 22:18:29.

10 Lies About Homeschooling You Need to Ignore

One of the most important things a new homeschooler can do is to NOT listen to advice from people who have never homeschooled or never been homeschooled. Just save yourself the trouble and find someone with experience to give the real deal!

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Originally posted 2018-07-09 21:46:16.

Reasons NOT To Homeschool

Christa and Brad talk about the posisble reasons why you might not think homeschooling is a good idea. These are reasons why homeschooling is not good idea.

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Originally posted 2018-06-15 20:58:59.