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Helping busy parents manage lives on the go - Learn, Entertain, Organize

New Morning Routine Clipart

Mornings may look different for a lot of kids who are returning to online or partially online school this fall. Having a morning routine that helps transition kids from ‘home mode’ to ‘school mode’ may be more important than ever.  … Continue reading

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Visual Schedule: Special Needs Birthday Party

For special needs kids, a visual schedule, or a social story, can be a good way to help them understand what’s coming and what’s expected of them. Here is a social story for going to a birthday party.  You can … Continue reading

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More School Day Clipart!

I continue to get lots of great suggestions for more clipart – this week I’ve added some images to the School Schedule activity.

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Animal BINGO

A teacher in Texas contacted me this week about making a set of Animal BINGO boards for her students. I thought that was a great idea, so I made it easier by adding an animal filter to my bingo board … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Learn at the Grocery Store

There are learning opportunities even in mundane tasks like going to the grocery store. Click through to find suggestions for how to use the grocery trip as a teaching opportunity, as well as free printables to keep it fun!  

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How To Interrupt

Continuing my 2020 theme of supporting special needs families, I added some clipart to the social skills activity and created this visual support to help kids learn about how to interrupt. You can print it for free! Or make your … Continue reading

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Tools for Teachers

Over the years I’ve had a few school districts contact me about bulk discounts, so I decided to put an official policy in place. If you are a teacher or connected with a school, you can get a 75% discount … Continue reading

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Family Chore Chart

Every summer I try a new chores system for our family – some with more success than others! Here is this year’s: My kids are 13 and 17 now, and I find that each year they need a new system … Continue reading

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New Morning Routine Chart

I finally made a version of the weekly chart with the days across the top! Give it a try and let me know what you think.

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Reading Bingo

Keep your kids reading this summer with creative reading challenges.  Have your kids get 5 in a row in a week to make a bingo. You can print this bingo board for free.  If it works, use The Trip Clip … Continue reading

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