Category Archives: Expressive Language

Good Night, Gorilla – Balloon Cards

Activity Pictures Printables Good Night, Gorilla - Balloon Cards     Ages: Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st Domains: Social-Emotional, Cognitive, Physical, Language & Literacy Price: FREE! Download Now!     SummaryThese cards consist of 3 decks of cards containing either: numerals, dots or tallies (cognitive) placed inside colorful balloons with the word (literacy) typed below.  Each set contains…
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Good Night, Gorilla – Collect 10 Board Game

Activity Pictures Printables Good Night, Gorilla - Collect 10 Board Game     Ages: Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st Domains: Social-Emotional, Cognitive, Physical, Language & Literacy Price: $3.00 Purchase Now!       Summary Two to four players, ages 3 and up, take turns (social-emotional) rolling a dice to move their pawn (physical) around the board then drawing a…
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Hand Washing Song

I've found that children are more likely to participate in ANYTHING if you sing a song while you're doing it.  We make up our own songs all day long, but one of our favorites is this hand washing song: Hand Washing Song (Sing to the tune of "Brother John" or "Frere Jacques") Tops and bottoms,…
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Calm Down Time

In our living room away from toys, and not completely out of eye-sight, lies our "calm down" area.  It has been the same spot since Ellie was at least 18 months old. Nothing fancy, and to be honest you wouldn't even know it's there, but our daughter does. If she's having a problem or a BIG feeling and is…
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