Worksheet of the Week: Handwriting in Fall

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February Activities: Throwing a Valentine’s Day Bash!

As far as children’s holidays are concerned, Valentine’s Day can often be overlooked albeit the festivity that surrounds this February day. However, it is important to remember the true meaning of the day isn’t just about eating tons of chocolate, it’s about teaching your children about friendship and showing their gratitude towards others. This holiday is a great opportunity to celebrate those you love most at home by throwing a Valentine’s Day party for your children and their friends. Here are some great tips for throwing a Valentine’s Day hangout that can be both fun and educational.

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Photo by hello-julie, ©2007 Some rights reserved. Licensed by Creative Commons Public Works License

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Love Is in the Air at JumpStart

As the weather gets warmer and Valentine’s Day approaches, JumpStart says goodbye to snow and hello to hearts! Now that winter has passed, we are ready to celebrate February with a brand-new theme! Do you know what that means? New FunZones have popped up in MainStreet, DownTown, and the BoardWalk!

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Day 10: Thank You to Our Jumpeez!

All the JumpStart characters wanted to make the final day of 10 DAYS IN FRANKIE’S WORKSHOP about YOU! They had such a great time sharing crafts and activities with you over the past week and a half! Here’s an extra special note that they put together for all of our awesome Jumpeez:

Hey Guys! Thanks for joining us for 10 DAYS IN FRANKIE’S WORKSHOP! It was an awesome chance for us all to share different ways to make the Holidays special! From making your own ornaments to playing outside in the snow (or sun!), we couldn’t have thought of a better way to celebrate the Holidays and end the year on a great note! If you want to see ALL the posts from the campaign, just check the 10 Days in Frankie’s Workshop section of our blog! Thanks for joining us, and HAPPY HOLIDAYS! -Frankie, Kisha, Shannon, Eleanor, Botley, Pierre, Lauren, Hops and CJ!

Day 9: Meet CJ!

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It’s Day 9 of 10 DAYS IN FRANKIE’S WORKSHOP, and CJ is here with a brand new post for you! CJ is an adventurer, always looking for new challenges and things to do! For his post, he decided to share a behind-the-scenes peek at how the JumpStart team celebrated the season at their Holiday party! SPOILER ALERT: It was awesome!

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Holiday Campaign Going on Now!

Have you seen our fun Holiday Campaign, 10 DAYS IN FRANKIE’S WORKSHOP yet? The many faces in and behind JumpStart have been sharing a craft, worksheet or activity each day! They’ve posted craft ideas, video tutorials and activities designed to make the Holidays extra special! We’ve rounded up some of our favorites so far and shared them here!

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Day 8: Meet Hops!

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Hops is here for Day 8 of 10 DAYS IN FRANKIE’S WORKSHOP! Hops is JumpStart’s happy rabbit companion who loves learning about new things! He’s super creative and loves problem solving, and he’s picked out a brand-new worksheet to share with you all! Check it out below!

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