Brown Bear, Brown Bear What Do You See? by Eric Carle is a favorite book around here. We also love fun gross motor activities for a change ...
Welcome to our Bear Theme Planning post and welcome to Mac-n-Taters. If you are new here and you are interested in our units, you can check ...
Welcome to our Bear Theme Planning post and welcome to Mac-n-Taters. If you are new here and you are interested in our units, you can check ...
Welcome to our Bear Theme Planning post and welcome to Mac-n-Taters. If you are new here and you are interested in our units, you can check ...
Welcome to our Winter Theme Planning post and welcome to Mac-n-Taters. If you are new here and you are interested in our units, you can chec...
I am not sure about you, but I would much rather shop from the comfort of my own home in my jammies with my feet kicked up. Anyone ...
The countdown to Christmas is on and I am sharing a fun free printable advent calendar to countdown to Christmas day, the day of Jesus’ birt...
Can you believe we are already nearing the end of another year already? Christmas truly is the most wonderful time of the year and having ki...
We are huge fans of no mess painting activities around here and absolutely love doing it in fun ways. With Christmas right around the corner...
Our November Mommy & Me Book club playdate has come and gone and I am sharing all about our zoo-tastic day spent reading and playing wit...
This post contains affiliate links . I think one of my new favorite craft materials might be brown paper lunch bags . During our fall theme...
This post contains affiliate links . Our Mommy and Me Book Club for the month featured Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site and a whole ...
Welcome to our Nursery Rhyme Theme Planning post and welcome to Mac-n-Taters. If you are new here and you are interested in our preschool...
Welcome to our Fantastic Fall Theme Planning post and welcome to Mac-n-Taters. If you are new here and you are interested in our preschoo...
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. It’s fall, or certainly feels like fall and it is my absolute favorite. The weather is turning coo...
“…For today is the day the Teddy Bears have their picnic.” Our second annual Teddy Bear Picnic is under our belt and it was another great ti...
Welcome to our A is for Apple Theme Planning post and welcome to Mac-n-Taters. If you are new here and you are interested in our preschool u...
A place for everything and everything in it’s place. I love organizing and keeping our playroom and art supplies tidy is definitely high on ...
We love hands on learning and our activity packs are the perfect mix of fun and learning for little ones. In addition to our play based pre...
A fun way to incorporate a learning theme into your day is with fun snack and food ideas. My kids are not super picky, but if you want to gu...
Have I mentioned how much I absolutely love books? You never have to ask me twice when it comes to books. We love utilizing our library to f...
Welcome to our All About Me + My Body Preschool Theme Planning post and welcome to Mac-n-Taters. If you are new here and you are interest...
We needed some fun colorful art for our Dinosaur wall so we whipped up these fun Tissue Paper collage Dinosaurs.
Musical Dinosaur Tracks. Need I say more? We absolutely love a good gross motor activity. Add in some fun learning ideas, like letters, gros...
Grab your little paleontologists and some brushes. We are sharing below how you can use one bin of sand and different letter manipulatives t...
Our themed activity mats are a great way to practice numerous skills in a fun hands one way all in one place. These mats can be as simple o...
Welcome to our Zoo themed Preschool Theme Planning post and welcome to Mac-n-Taters. If you are new here and you are interested in our presc...
We recently had the pleasure of partnering with Safari LTD and received some of their awesome miniature figurines to use for our activities....
We absolutely love completing activity mats and had to create one to kick off our Dinosaur Preschool Theme . The creative side of me didn’t...
We are nearing the start of our first year of preschool which will begin the first full week of August and the official start of our of Mac...
Our first official preschool theme is complete and boy did we have so much weather themed fun this month. If you followed along with us ove...
Welcome to Mac-n-Taters. If you are new here and you are interested in our preschool units, you can read all about our preschool curriculum ...
We ended our Weather Preschool Unit with a Family Day consisting of fun activities, food, and watching the Cloudy With A Chance of Meatball...
As our Weather Preschool unit came to a close, we spent a few days having fun with the book Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs . In addition...
One of my favorite parts of thematic units is creating fun food and snacks to go along with the theme. The kids just eat it up (pun intended...
So many amazing weather books have sat on our bookshelves the last several weeks while we learned all about weather . From nonfiction reader...
Here is a look at our Weather Themed Letter Crafts that we completed as part of our Weather Preschool Unit. Each letter craft corresponds to...
Sensory play has many benefits and here at Mac-n-Taters we love a good sensory bin. Sensory play is any type of play that stimulates the chi...
Oh Mister Sun, Sun, Mr. Paper Plate Sun. Please shine down on me!!! Do you ever have an activity in mind that you think is great and then yo...
Process art is quickly becoming one of our favorite activities around here. While we love fun crafts, discovering things through the process...
In honor of National Donut Day, I whipped up a fun Donut Activity mat for Little Miss. When she came down from quiet time, she was greeted w...
We are so excited to begin our preschool journey and to kick it off we will be doing a month long weather theme. We wanted to try out a test...
I am so excited to finally be able to share our Preschool curriculum. This preschool curriculum has been taking on a mind of its own over th...
Juggling activities with a little baby tornado and a toddler who would do “ativities” all day everyday can be quite the challenge at times. ...
Spring has finally sprung and we have been spending many of our days outside enjoying the beautiful weather. We have also been taking our le...
Wow, what a great couple weeks learning all about the true meaning of Easter and having fun with eggs and bunnies and carrots. You can check...
Do you have little movers and groovers in your house? Need a fun gross motor activity for Easter that will get your kids up and moving and h...
I am always looking for fun thematic activities that I can do with the kids that helps them with their motor skills. Cutting is something th...
Playdough is a must have staple in this house and Little Miss absolutely loves when I set out playdough trays for her. She loves to have fre...
I’m a sucker for paper plate crafts and absolutely love giving the kids non traditional painting utensils. This Fork Painted paper plate chi...