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Learning Activity Jar for Preschool and Kindergarten

I'm trying.

Trying to simplify things around here. 

You already read about my ridiculously simple lunch idea (that I heart so much).

Here is another ridiculously simple idea. For school. For Simon.

I printed out math ideas (red), writing-fine motor ideas (yellow), and learning to read ideas (green). 

I cut them up and stuffed them in a jar.

Activity Jar to help you rotate all of your great math, writing, and reading activities. Great for preschool and kindergarten at home. -from Walking by the Way

Each day, Simon picks one of each color from the jar and completes the activities. 

I told you it was simple.

It helps me to remember to use all these fun tools we have around here! It also gives Simon lots of variety and adds a bit of fun and mystery. 

My criteria for the activities is that they are already prepared, so I don't run around like a crazy-homeschooling-woman-with-my-head-cut-off. Been there. Done that. 

Anyone want to know what's in the jar?

Math Activities
Camelot Junior
Animal Rummy Game
Color Sudoku
Pick a Puzzle
Pattern Play
Tangoes Junior 
Memory Game
Geo Board
Can You Remember? (this came from a Preschool Activity Bag swap)

Pre-Reading & Reading Activities
ABC Tic-Tac-Toe

Shooting Sight Words
Spelling Puzzles
Roll, Say, Keep
Stamping Words
Hot Dots Jr. Ace with Beginning Phonics Cards
Learning Palette (Usborne) with Alphabet, Beginning Sounds, and Rhyming Words Cards
Word Hunt
B or D? game (this came from a Preschool Activity Bag swap)
Highlights Hidden Picture Books
Play-doh Spelling 

Writing Activities
HWOT Alphabet Cards (scroll down)
Kumon Mazes
Sand Box Writing
Slate Writing (HWOT)
Chalkboard Painting
Playdough Mats
Rainbow Writing

Paint Bag Writing
Pre-Writing Pages (to learn handwriting strokes)

I love making my life simple while utilizing what we already have. This is a win-win-win. If you try it, please drop me a comment and let me know.