Heroes Of The City on YouTube

Heroes of the City on Youtube

The Heroes of the City are now on Youtube!  They have their own channel and would love for you to go have a visit with your favourite HOTC characters. The Heroes of the City is popular and loved by many preschool children around the world, mine included.  We were first introduced to the Heroes of the City a […]

13 Toilet Paper Roll Crafts (and other cardboard tubes)

13 Cardboard Tube Crafts For Kids by Crystal's Tiny Treasures

Cardboard tubes, we all use them, but they’re also perfect for re-using for kid’s crafts!  Toilet paper rolls, paper towel rolls, yard cones, and other cardboard tubes can make just about anything the imagination will allow!  Over the past 2 years we’ve made several toilet paper roll crafts and I thought it was time to […]

34 Dr. Seuss Activities on Mom’s Library

Dr. Seuss Literacy Activities on Mom's Library with Castle View Academy

Hello, Hello!  When you think children’s book authors, who comes to mind?  For many, including myself, Dr. Seuss is at the top of the lists of famous authors.  I loved Dr. Seuss books as a child, and my own children love to read the books we have that have been lovingly handed down to them. […]

St. Patrick’s Day Card

St. Patrick's Day Card with a Shamrock Suncatcher by Castle View Academy

This year we’re celebrating St. Patrick’s Day a little more and we thought we’d like to cheer up someone overseas with a home made St. Patrick’s Day card with a twist – a removable shamrock suncatcher! The children used a green card blank that I purchased on sale after Christmas.  Why pay full price when […]

Rainbow Math and More for March Learning!

Fill ST. Patrick's Day with learning fun graphing, rainbows, reading, and more!

Wowsers!!  You don’t have an excuse not to fill this St. Patrick’s Day with loads of learning fun for your children!  The Wise Owl Factory has pulled out all the stops and will fill your March with rainbows and leprechauns! You know my children love rainbows!  And we certainly look forward to having brighter days when we […]

Sheep Round Up / 10+ Year of The Sheep Ideas & Giveaways!

Round up the Sheep, it's Chinese New Year with MKB And Castle View Academy

Happy Chinese New Year from all of us at Castle View Academy!!  If you haven’t ‘herd’ yet, it’s the Year of the Sheep.  Okay, okay, it’s a flock of sheep, but Tristan’s trying to learn about puns and my brain is in that mode.  For our part in the Multicultural Kid Blogs Chinese New Year […]

Year of The Sheep on Mom’s Library

Chinese New Year of The Sheep on Mom's Library with Castle View Academy

Happy New Year’s Chinese Style!  This week will see the Chinese New Year celebrations begin for the Year of the Sheep.  We’re looking forward to attending the celebrations that are put on by the Borough each year.  Last week there were 100+ ideas linked up, and I’ve chosen to feature Chinese New Year activities. Let […]

Math Assessment Tests With Lesson Plans, A Review and Giveaway

Math Assessment Test and Lessons

Do you ever wonder if your child is at the appropriate level in math?  Are they learning and understanding what you or their teacher has been teaching?  If you have these questions, then A+ Interactive Math’s Placement Test With Lesson Plans may be for you.  Don’t forget to have a look at the 2 freebies […]

Foam Sheep Stick Puppets

Foam Sheep Stick Puppets by Castle View Academy

Today we sharing with you a quick sheep stick puppet the children made.  It only uses a couple of supplies, and they’re so fun to play with. Foam Sheep Puppet Supplies Craft foam Popsicle sticks wiggly eyes marker glue scissors Time to Create If your children need to practice, have them create a template to […]

Persian Mosaics on Creative Kids Culture Blog Hop #24

Persian Mosaics on CKCBH with Castle View Academy

Hello!  It’s time once again for the Creative Kids Culture Blog Hop!  There were 37 ideas linked up last month, I’m sure with all of the upcoming celebrations around the world there will be even more great things linked up this month to help you plan your month and bring some interesting culture into your […]