Category: Printable Fun

Fun printable activity pages for kids and kids at heart. Free downloads will ignite creativity, build educational foundation skills, and provide hours of fun!

Printable Grid Maze for Kids: Track and Color the Ladybugs

Oh, those tricky ladybugs!  While grid mazes are great for building children’s visual skills, these ladybugs require an extra amount of concentration and attention.     Here’s how it works.  This fun yet powerful activity includes a grid full of ladybugs that point every which way.  First, children locate all of the ladybugs that point …

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Power Up Your Child’s Sight Word Practice – Part 1

Whether your child is just learning sight words or is starting to show signs of trouble reading them, I have three quick and easy ideas for you to help strengthen sight word recognition.   And hey, why don’t we throw in a little bit of processing speed work while we’re at it?   Timed Sight …

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Valentine’s Day Printable Roundup for Kids

Unless you’ve decided to become the big-meanie sugar police on Valentine’s Day you probably expect that your children will, at some point, come crashing down from a sugar high or two, or ten.   How about we provide a little balance with some fun, heart-themed, sugar-free activities that also sneak in a little extra cognitive …

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Guiding Our Children Back to Character

It was the year 2016.  In the United States, it was the year of the Strangest.  Election.  Ever.  We survived it of course, and by that I mean the presidential election finally ended.  Hallelujah!   Okay, enough with the melodrama.  Still, parents across the nation, regardless of candidate preference, worried about the negative after-effects that …

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Seek and Find and Color Me Pumpkins for Halloween

It’s that spooky time of year again, Halloween!  And while I already have a roundup of Halloween printables waiting for you, I decided that you might enjoy something new this year.  Introducing… Seek and Find and Color-Me Pumpkins! Print the page (it’s free with sign-up), then let the kids go to town with crayons, markers …

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Perseverance Awards for Kids

Are you in the camp of parents who believe that all children should win sports awards whether they win or lose?  I understand that by giving participation awards we are celebrating the effort rather than the victory.  Forgive me, though, if I offend you with my view here.  I personally don’t agree with the practice. …

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Help Kids Cope with the Emotions of Learning Difficulties

If you have a child with learning difficulties then you know that learning difficulties aren’t the only challenges your child faces.  A whole cascade of emotions have a way a tagging along uninvited.  Thoughts and feelings like:  I’m not smart enough.  I’m a nobody.  I’m ashamed and embarrassed because everyone else “gets it” but …

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