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When we lived in southern California, each year I was asked to put together an emergency kit for my elementary school kids. The kits were k...

Emergency 72 hour kit for school age kids to keep in their backpack; I love this! You never know what can happen or when. These would be great in the car too, although I would maybe try to keep a few more items in there (larger bag maybe?

How to cultivate smart readers - infographic -- Reading together with young kids helps them: (1) learn to recognize letters, (2) understand that print represents the spoken word, (3) become aware of how to hold a book, turn the page and start at the beginning, (4) realize the relationship between letters and sounds, (5) expand their vocabulary, (6) begin to develop oral language skills.

How to cultivate smart readers - infographic -- Reading together with young kids helps them: learn to recognize letters, understand that print represents the spoken word, become aware of how to hold a book, turn the page and start at the begin

First Grade Wow: parents

At home reading strategies for parents! It would make a good poster for pediatric clinics' waiting rooms free printables

paper towel alternative; flour sack towel, 5 of them make 20 reg. towels

I love flour sack towels anyway, and I'd love to wean hubby off the paper towels. How to turn a pack of flour sack towels into 20 reusable "paper towels" that you can use over and over and over.