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Things to Do: August 2021

Things to do in August: Wrapping up summer and looking ahead to a more routine existence! Free resources.
Things to Do: August


We have updated our August learning calendar for 2021. In August, we are typically wrapping up summer and looking ahead to a more routine existence! To that end, you’ll find fun, end-of-summer activities, but also some great resources as we plan ahead:

  • 20 free eBooks including Grammar-land with activities and free notebooking pages.
  • 10 free public domain read alouds for the pre-K to 2 group.
  • 5 of our free unit studies including fruits and veggies, and Smokey Bear and fire safety.
  • 10 activities including summer fun ideas for keeping hands busy and minds engaged with watermelon science, safe sun activities, and teddy-to-the-beach wrap-up cupcakes!
  • 13 favorite finds.
  • 3 book activities including Blueberries for Sal.
  • 5 poetry activities including poems by Robert Louis Stevenson and Christina G. Rossetti.
  • 15 tips for building concentration — great for transitioning from summer to focused!
  • 7 teaching tips including building a writer, teaching a child to read the natural way, and managing last-minute curriculum purchases.
  • 10 End of Summer ideas.
  • Free set of nature journal notebooking pages.

Updated links. Lots of new resources. Enjoy!