Earth Day Activities

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5 Earth Day Activities for Kids Earth Day is quickly approaching and the importance of this day cannot be forgotten. Teach your kids about the importance of preserving our environment with these 5 fun activities! 1.  Recycle: Have your kids decorate boxes or bins to separate recycling from trash. Teach them which items can be placed …

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Stand Up for Safer Chemicals!

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You Can Make A Difference for Your Kids Today . . .  It’s Easy! Whether it’s the classroom or your home, chemicals are prevalent in the environment of our children – in cleaning supplies, appliances, bottles, shower curtains and so much more. Many of these chemicals contain toxins that can seriously harm the health of …

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Class Parent Appreciation Ideas

5 Activities and Events to Honor Class Parents Class parents are the glue that hold the classroom together. It is important to them show that their time and commitment is appreciated. All it takes is a little planning a couple sets of helping hands. VolunteerSpot’s free online sign ups with reminders make scheduling activities to appreciate …

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Enter to Win a $450 Soap.com Gift Card for Your School!

Win BIG for Your Favorite School or Nonprofit Stock up on supplies for teacher appreciation week, volunteer recognition parties, end of year activities, field day and more with $450 to Soap.com. It’s super easy to enter, click below. Ends 4/21/14.   * * * Want to stock up on teacher appreciation supplies? How about team …

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Paper Free Earth Day Crafts

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5 Paperless Crafts for Earth Day On April 22nd, we celebrate our earth and all that it does for us! Preserve the environment and have some fun with these 5 paperless crafts for kids! Peanut Butter Bird Feeder via Tinkerlab Make some little birdies happy this earth day with these delicious treats! *** Recycled Gardens …

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Parent Volunteer Appreciation Gifts

5 Class Parent Volunteer Appreciation Gifts Classrooms could not run smoothly without parent helpers! Volunteer appreciation week is April 6th – 12th, so show your volunteers how much you appreciate them with these 5 fun gifts! Plus, VolunteerSpot’s free online sign ups with reminders make scheduling class parents for teacher appreciation activities a snap! Get started now …

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Egg Carton Crafts

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Re-purposed Egg Carton Crafts for Kids With Earth Day right around the corner, it’s important to think about how household items can be re-used and up-cycled. Empty egg cartons can be repurposed into any of these FUN 5 crafts – they’re easy and perfect for kids of all ages!   Spring Flowers via Toddler Approved …

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Test Prep Tips for Parents

As a room parent, helping classroom parents know and prepare their students for test success isn’t always an easy job. Standardized and state test time can leave you, teacher, students and parents feeling stressed and stretched thin. Our friends at Carson-Dellosa have 5 top tips for test prep that you and your classroom parents won’t …

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Spring Crafts for Kids

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5 Awesome Spring Crafts for Kids In most places, spring has officially sprung! That means it’s time for fun, colorful crafts. These 5 crafts are perfect for boys and girls of all ages and will get kids excited for warmer weather, flowers, and sunshine! Fork Printed Flowers via Net Mums  *** Egg Carton Ladybugs via …

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Free Carnival Signs & Printables

We love these free printables and carnival signs for your big Spring event! Check them out today and don’t forget VolunteerSpot’s free online signups with reminders for scheduling all your carnival and festival helpers! Cotton Candy Sign via Believe Kids Fundraising * * * Step Right Up via TheBalloonRed.blogspot.com * * * Bean Bag Toss …

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