Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Cabin Fever?

Posted on: January 26th, 2015 by Jessica

Do your children have cabin fever?  Log on to Maggie’s Earth Adventures Kids Section!

American Alligator

Posted on: January 21st, 2015 by Jessica

You don’t want to miss this week’s math activity on the American Alligator.  It’s FREE!  Make sure you are signed up!

Martin Luther King Day!

Posted on: January 19th, 2015 by Jessica

Today we celebrate Martin Luther King’s birthday and in light of the violence of this past year serves as a grave reminder we still have lots of work to do to improve race relations in our country.  It all starts in the classroom and all of us at www.missmaggie.org are grateful to our partners for […]

Welcome Back!

Posted on: January 10th, 2015 by Jessica

Welcome back to Maggie’s Earth Adventures and our first Weekly Activity Packet of 2015!!  Many of us are a bit wistful and others downright excited the holidays are over.  Regardless, we’re ready with a slew of engaging activities to get you through the rest of the school year. Make sure you are signed on to receive these […]

Give the Gift of Education

Posted on: December 15th, 2014 by Jessica

If you are looking to make an end of the year charitable gift please consider Maggie’s Earth Adventures.  We’re a not-for-profit. Donate today.  Every penny counts.

Ian Player RIP

Posted on: November 30th, 2014 by Jessica

Big Bird? Big Nests!

Posted on: November 18th, 2014 by Jessica

Make sure you are signed up to receive our free, weekly packs.  This week we highlight another famous big bird!

Tons of Turkey Trivia this week!

Posted on: November 14th, 2014 by Jessica

What is this Animal?

Posted on: November 2nd, 2014 by Jessica

This week we’ll be highlighting this mammal.  Make sure you are receiving our FREE  Weekly Activity Packet!  

Citizen Scientist

Posted on: October 21st, 2014 by Jessica

Are you a citizen scientist?  Today we heard from an educator who has set up a biodiversity monitoring project using Project Noah for her community in Western Australia!  What are you doing? Let us know at info@missmaggie.org and if you didn’t receive our weekly activity packet highlighting citizen scientists sign up today!

Tara Talks: Deltas of the World

Posted on: October 11th, 2014 by Jessica

Pumpkins, pumpkins everywhere!

Posted on: September 26th, 2014 by Jessica

Happy Birthday to The Star-Spangled Banner!

Posted on: September 14th, 2014 by Jessica

Written by Francis Scott Key on the back of a napkin on September 14, 1814: And the star-spangled banner in triumph shall wave O’er the land of the free and the home of the brave.

News About our Emergent Reader Program

Posted on: September 10th, 2014 by Jessica

We have an exciting announcement!  We will be delivering our Maggie partners an EMERGENT READER activity EVERY WEEK just by signing on for our sister program, www.maggiesbighome.com Maggie’s Earth Adventures will continue to offer emergent activities twice a month, but if you are a preschool or kindergarten teacher you recognize the value of weekly access to […]

Maggie’s Treasure Trove

Posted on: August 25th, 2014 by Jessica

Back to School Special! From now until September 30th purchase entry for only $5.00!  Entry is good for the entire year and  you can download all the Weekly Activity Packets (WAPs-and there are 1,000s of pages) you’ve missed in the past! For a complete listing click here From our Director of Education, Dr. Kathy Smith: In looking back over past WAPs, […]

Back to School

Posted on: August 24th, 2014 by Jessica

It’s that time of year – schools are full of activity, and teachers are ready for inspiring  children. We are here to support you, the families you serve, and children you adore. We hope you will sign-up with your email address to receive our FREE weekly activity packets in English and Spanish. Many thanks!

Vocabulary ~ vocabulary ~ vocabulary

Posted on: July 30th, 2014 by Jessica

Many research studies have been conducted that tell us the importance of a large base of words to the future literacy success of children. We know that children, who have been exposed to a wider variety of words, comprehend what they read, write with greater ease, and need less literacy remediation than do children who […]

Questions Matter!

Posted on: July 23rd, 2014 by Jessica

Letters Letters Everywhere!

Posted on: July 16th, 2014 by Jessica

Jump on over to Maggie’s Big Home www.maggiesbighome.com and find loads of tips for letter and number recognition.  School readiness IS fun at Maggie’s Big Home!

Our Pancake Mountain Friends!

Posted on: July 9th, 2014 by Jessica

They are back and Rufus has been hard at work over at PBS Digital.  Make sure to pay them a visit this summer! http://www.youtube.com/user/pancakemountain