Kelp Cookies: An Octonauts Inspired Lesson Plan!

Bake up some delicious Kelp Cookies with your kids while reading The Octonauts and The Great Big Open Ocean by Meomi. Recipe + Lesson Plan in our Shop Now! Our kids just love the Octonauts and while reading The Octonauts Explore the Great Big Open Ocean we got to talking about Kelp Cookies. Not only were …

Plant a Kiss ~ A Book Inspired Art Project For Kids

Celebrate Spring by Planting a Kiss! It’s the first day of spring and we are planting kisses while reading “Plant a Kiss” by Amy Krouse Rosenthal. Anytime, is the perfect time to read the book “Plant a Kiss” by Amy Krause Rothernsal, one of our favorite authors, especially now that Spring has sprung! “Amy Krouse …

Heart Tree Mixed-Media Art Project + Free Writing Prompt!

This Valentine’s Day, make a beautiful Heart Tree Mixed-Media Art Project, inspired by the diverse children’s book “Love is” by Deirdre Pecchioni Cummings. With Valentine’s Day soon approaching, I wanted to read “Love is” again, since we recently did a book review for it, and my soon to be 5-year-old was happy to pick it …

Crystal Candy Cane Ornaments – A Book Inspired Art Project

Candy Cane Ornaments made with Crystals? YES! We have created the coolest art/science project that is perfect for the Holiday Season! Let’s decorate our Christmas Trees with these fabulous creations… Do your kids love making crystals? How about a crystal candy cane? We have been reading Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound by Shelby Wild and Yana Popova, and …