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I'm a homeschool mother of 6. I've been married 20 years, and love reading and writing.
Book(s) I'm Currently Reading
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families, The Well Trained Mind, An Incomplete Education, The No Diet Obesity Plan for Kids, The Art of Game Design
Favourite Books, Book Genres and Favourite Authors
Pride and Prejudice, The Way it's Spozed to Be, historical fiction, education non-fiction, children's books, Beatrix Potter, Jane Austen
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Since when have you owned a Kindle?
November 20, 2010
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Forums, Kindle News, Connecting with Authors
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Published Author, Blogger
For Authors - Published Books?
Kindle books: Alley Kids series, 4 books: The Woods, Games, Mrs. Friedmann, and Yards. GrayMatters ABC, and GrayMatters Phonics
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knitting, crocheting, playing piano, swimming
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Great Fingerplay for Young Children

This game is really good for getting children to quiet down and get ready to listen. In case you ever find need of that valuable skill.

Posted on October 29, 2011 at 4:53pm

The Uncle John/Esteban Switch

The most beautiful sound in the world to most people is the sound of their name. My son, Esteban gets such a kick out of my substituting his name for "Uncle John" in this rhyme. Check him out:





You can substitute your John or Juan, or Esteban in this fun rhyme, too. 


What games do you like to play with your…


Posted on October 21, 2011 at 3:30pm

Grand Old Duke of York

You can really kindle an interest in words with your children with fun fingerplays. Old favorites like "I'm a Little Teapot" are side by side with unusual rhymes, like "Jelly on the Plate." 


The Grand Old Duke of York is probably in the middle of the group. Kids love it. See:



Posted on October 20, 2011 at 2:38pm

Recipe for Reading book 1 Excerpt

This is a longish fingerplay that spellbinds the children until the very end. They happily participate, counting and acting in the process.

Recipe for reading, book 1 is chock full of fun and games like this.

Posted on October 13, 2011 at 5:36pm

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