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Planning BFIAR (Before Five in a Row)

Before Five in a Row (BFIAR) is a simple curriculum aimed at 2-4 year olds. It is designed to be a pick up and go curriculum. When we were using BFIAR as our sole curriculum, I expanded its scope by adding in lots of extra, fun hands on activities. So, for me, planning BFIAR takes…

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Caps for Sale

We have decided to forgo most printables for this year, as I was struggling to manage the cutting out required (in terms of time not dexterity!).  A4 does lots of worksheet type activities with her Jolly Phonics and Mathusee so I didn't think she would miss out too much.  I already do an hour of…

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Kids in the Kitchen – Even More Bunny Snacks

This is our last week of bunny fun.  I've been trying to teach our little bunny how to made some easy-peasy snacks each week.  We were going to do this one last week, but the week somehow disappeared without me realising!  So this weeks bunny snack is a variation on a recipe (in the loosest…

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Muffin Tin Monday – B4FIAR Goodnight moon

This weeks muffin tin is based on one of our favourite books, Goodnight Moon, which we read EVERY. SINGLE. NIGHT!  It is such a lovely, simple book and there are so many things to choose from to put in the muffin tin.  The little bunny says goodnight to all the objects of importance to him…

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Preschool Adventure Box: BFIAR: The ABC Bunny

This year I want to be a little less haphazard about my two little one’s activities.   A4 will continue to have her one hour school with me doing Mathusee Primer and Jolly Phonics.  I want to be more  purposeful about the fun school I do with the two little girls.  To this end I’ve created…

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Jesse Bear Book Unit

This Jesse Bear Book Unit is part of the very excellent Before Five in a Row (B4FIAR) curriculum.  FIAR is a lovely gentle curriculum, where you read a book five days in a row and use the book as a spring-board for many educational opportunities.  Before FIAR is for 2-4 year olds and so is…

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