Five in a Row · Kindergarten · Preschool

Mike Mulligan & His Steam Shovel – Five in a Row Preschool & Kindergarten

Do you ever have moments when you are overwhelmed with gratitude?  I had one earlier as I watched baby Q take a few crawls forward.  I am blessed to be able to stay home and be here for all the little moments but even more than that, I felt so grateful as I watched M… Continue reading Mike Mulligan & His Steam Shovel – Five in a Row Preschool & Kindergarten

Five in a Row · Kindergarten · Preschool

The Rag Coat – Five in a Row Preschool & Kindergarten

I like most of the books we’ve read with Five in a Row this year but our latest is definitely my favorite – The Rag Coat by Lauren Mills.  The Amazon description sums it up pretty well, “With paintings that capture all the beauty of Appalachia in authentic detail, this tender story about a resourceful… Continue reading The Rag Coat – Five in a Row Preschool & Kindergarten

Five in a Row · Kindergarten

Very Last First Time – Five in a Row Preschool & Kindergarten

We’re back in the swing of things so I wanted to share another Five in a Row book we completed before the holidays.  Very Last First Time by Jan Andrews was a great book for a week of fun activities.  Here’s a peak… *This post contains affiliate links, through which I may receive a small… Continue reading Very Last First Time – Five in a Row Preschool & Kindergarten

Five in a Row · Kindergarten · Preschool

Cranberry Thanksgiving: Five in a Row Preschool/Kindergarten

It seems like our days are busier than ever lately but I’m finally getting a chance to catch up on the blog and share some of the great books we’ve been reading!  One of those great books is Cranberry Thanksgiving by Wende and Harry Devlin.  This served as a perfect backdrop to our week leading… Continue reading Cranberry Thanksgiving: Five in a Row Preschool/Kindergarten

Five in a Row · Kindergarten

Lentil: Five in a Row Preschool/Kindergarten

This past week we rowed our next book, Lentil by Robert McCloskey.  Last year, we had a great time with another McCloskey book, Blueberries for Sal so I was exited to see the author on this year’s list as well.  It certainly did not disappoint. Here’s a look at our week… *This post may contain… Continue reading Lentil: Five in a Row Preschool/Kindergarten