Creative Learning to Help Prevent the Summer Slide

At the end of every school year I try to help our kids avoid the infamous summer slide by spending a little time each day working on math, reading, and writing. But I also recognize that they’ve worked so hard all year and I aim to make it at least a little more playful, and OOLY has the perfect colorful school supplies to do just that! We do a variety of activities, but I always find workbooks to be a good supplement to the other games and projects we have planned for the summer.

Make Fairy Garden Gnomes, Mushrooms and Ladybugs with DIY Erasers

I have always been a huge fan of all things pertaining to fairy gardens, so today’s post was a real treat for me to create. These magical little erasers will look great sitting on your art desk, or would be the perfect gift for that art teacher in your life!