Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Veteran’s Day

Posted on: November 11th, 2015 by Jessica

Can You Name this Fruit?

Posted on: November 3rd, 2015 by Jessica


Posted on: October 27th, 2015 by Jessica

This week we have put together a weekly activity that is sure to be a treat! Who knew that symbol of fall, the scarecrow, had such a rich history?


Posted on: October 20th, 2015 by Jessica

This week’s free Weekly Activity Packet is all about Dinosaurs and math! If you aren’t getting our activities sign-up today!

Answers to this week’s TDQ sort

Posted on: October 13th, 2015 by Jessica

If you missed the Text Dependent Question sort in this week’s Weekly Activity Packet review the Dear Colleague letter.  If you don’t receive our WAPs sign on today. TDQ What can you infer about biologists who study bears based on the information in the text? The text discusses the study of bear fur. Explain why […]

World Rhino Day!

Posted on: September 22nd, 2015 by Jessica

Queen Elizabeth Makes History

Posted on: September 8th, 2015 by Jessica

On September 9th Queen Elizabeth becomes the longest-reigning British monarch in history. To celebrate we’re bringing back the lamprey. What is a lamprey?  Check out the activities below. Fish or Foul? – Primary Fish or Foul? Intermediate

Back to School Special!

Posted on: September 1st, 2015 by Jessica

Access nearly 1,000 pages of classroom-ready activity sheets from lessons in reading comprehension to math; from quotation marks to science concepts and from Michigan to Mali. You’ll find activities at all levels! Purchase your annual subscription today and we’ll send you a special link with your own login and password. Back to School special is […]

WAP Back to School News

Posted on: August 24th, 2015 by Jessica

Breaking news!  For over 15 years we have Tickled your Tuesday with our Weekly Activity Packet.  This year Wednesday is the new Tuesday as we help you power through the mid-week with our Weekly Activity Packet delivered to your inbox on Wednesday morning. Take a moment now to factor our program into your midweek calendar […]

Back to School

Posted on: August 10th, 2015 by Jessica

We here at Maggie’s Earth Adventures would like to wish you all the best of luck as you head back into the classroom for the 2015-2016 academic year.  Our FREE, Weekly Activity Packet program will resume later this month.  For archived materials please visit our bookstore.

Tons of Turkey Trivia

Posted on: August 3rd, 2015 by Jessica

Students read many sentences about turkeys explaining the origin of its name, its history, appearance, and behavior. They find specific parts of speech in each sentence and circle the designated word(s). Primary Intermediate

Make Numbers Meaningful!

Posted on: July 28th, 2015 by Jessica

Log on to Maggie’s Big Home all summer long for tips and ideas on school readiness.  This week check out our great idea on how to make numbers meaningful.

School Readiness Summer Fun!

Posted on: June 29th, 2015 by Jessica

Visit Maggie’s Big Home every week, all summer long, for a multitude of fun and meaningful preschool activities. Our art, music, family engagement, and other ideas are just right for school readiness, including fine motor abilities, vocabulary development, and higher-order thinking skills. See what we have to offer you! Share our site with families, summer camps and […]

Summer Fun!

Posted on: June 2nd, 2015 by Jessica

Check out this week’s FREE Weekly Activity Packet about FREE Little Libraries!

Teacher Appreciation Week!

Posted on: May 5th, 2015 by Jessica

We love our teachers!  If you are one of the first five to send us an email with “TA” in the subject line we’ll reward you with a FREE subscription to “Maggie’s Treasure Trove.” 1,000 pages of classroom-ready activity sheets from lessons in reading comprehension to math; from quotation marks to science concepts and […]

Celebrate Earth Day!

Posted on: April 21st, 2015 by Jessica

This is one of our favorite times of year as all of us here at  celebrate Earth Day on Wednesday, April 22.  Since Earth Day first started in 1970, environmentalism has grown from a back burner topic to a mainstream concern and today, more than a billion people around the world will join in recognizing […]

Thanks to Everyone Who Attended the 42nd Annual Head Start Conference

Posted on: April 6th, 2015 by Jessica

St. Patrick’s Day Special!

Posted on: March 7th, 2015 by Jessica

One island, two countries…that’s what Maggie, Dude, Yoshi, Jenny and Kuma found in Ireland. A romantic old castle may be more sinister than it seems with its spine chilling midnight surprises, serious flashing lights, unexplained footsteps and whispering wardrobes as well as the mission itself.  Read Lights! Camera! Action! to see how Maggie and her […]

February is Dental Health Month!

Posted on: February 26th, 2015 by Jessica

Mount Rushmore

Posted on: February 17th, 2015 by Jessica

Did you receive this week’s WAP, “Mount Rushmore Math Adventure” ?    In addition to the math activities here are several ways to introduce the content across the curriculum! Social Studies: Economics – Discussing “wants and needs?” Use the information to talk about what the country wanted and what was needed to create Mount Rushmore. Local Geography […]