Preschool

The preschool years offer a wonderful opportunity for children to learn and explore, and you can use this precious time to nurture important pre-reading skills. The posts below represent a wide selection of preschool-related topics–you’ll find teaching tips, activities, and more.

Looking for snack ideas? Check out the ABC Snacks series! Or check out our ABC Crafts for Uppercase and Lowercase letters!

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Around the World with Picture Books

Bring the world right into your living room with picture books! Grab our library list and travel the world!

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L is for Lucky Leprechaun Lunch - An ABC Snack

L Is for Lucky Leprechaun Lunch

With this snack, your child can learn about St. Patrick and practice the letter L at the same time.

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Motivation to Read: 10 Tips for Preschoolers

With these 10 tips, develop a “culture” of reading in your home that encourages the motivation to read.

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SH Is for Shamrocks & Sherbet- An ABC Snack from All About Reading

SH Is for Shamrocks & Sherbet

Don’t be surprised if silliness ensues while your little leprechauns make and eat these fun St. Patrick’s Day ABC Snacks!

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A Is for Apple Craft

A lowercase letter A treat that’s tasty, good for you, and fun to craft? Grab the red construction paper and count us in!

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B Is for Bat Craft

Eeeeek! This little critter is so cute, it’s almost scary! Learning lowercase letter B has never been such fun!

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C Is for Compass Craft

Calling all crafters! This cute compass points the way to a great time learning lowercase letter C!

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Picture Books about Presidents

If your kids think history is boring, this selection of presidential picture books just might change their minds!

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little girl drawing sprinkles on her lowercase d craft

D Is for Doughnut Craft

Here’s a craft that will whet your appetite for more—and teach the lowercase letter D at the same time! Sweet!

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little girl creating lowercase e craft

E Is for Egg Craft

This egg has a secret inside and it’s the next lowercase letter for your preschooler to learn—a bright yellow lowercase E!

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children assemble lowercase F Craft

F Is for Flower Craft

Watch your child’s love of learning blossom as beautifully as this flower! No green thumb required for this lowercase F craft!

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G Is for Goose Craft

Honk, honk! Make way for this fine-feathered lowercase letter G craft! This bird is sure to bring a smile to your child’s face.

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