Monday, October 12, 2009
Columbus Day for Nannies and Au Pairs
Today is Columbus Day and many chidren do not have school. But you can have educational fun with children today. Nannies can find free arts and crafts, coloring pages, and lesson plans online. Even if you do not homeschool you can use lesson plans fron homeschooling web sites or sites with lesson plans. For example, check out http://www.homeschoolhelperonline.com/
Also visit: www.thehomeschoolmom.com/
More Columbus Day lesson plans are available for free at: http://www.lessonplanspage.com/ColumbusDay.htm
Print out arts and craft activities from http://holidays.kaboose.com/columbus-day/
For a selection of free Columbus Day printables check out the web site http://www.theteacherscorner.net/. On this web site, you will find printable word searches, word scrambles, a crossword, and Columbus Day journal and activity pages.
Go to http://www.apples4theteacher.com/ for some more free coloring pages for Columbus Day.
Check out http://www.theholidayzone.com/ you will find more Columbus Day coloring pages. .
We recommend visiting preschoolcoloringbook.com for two coloring pages of Christopher Columbus.
What free resources do you use with children on Columbus Day? What are you doing with children today?