For Women’s History Month this year, we are celebrating the life and work of Jane Goodall. Her love and passion for animals and nature inspired her to dedicate her entire life to building awareness for chimpanzees living in Africa and ways we can make a difference to our … [Read more...] about Learn about Jane Goodall through Books and Movement
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Our winter wonderland life here in New England has been a learning adventure! I love that the local libraries are stacked with winter-themed books, most of which were completely new to me. After gathering a bunch of books on Arctic animals, my daughter and I learned about the … [Read more...] about Arctic Animals Yoga Poses for Kids (+Printable Poster)
This post is part of our chair yoga poses series! Today's theme feature woodland forest animals! These five woodland forest animals-themed yoga poses could be done: during a transition time in the classroomduring a subject change in your homeschool classroomat home when … [Read more...] about 5 Woodland Forest Animals Yoga Poses Using a Chair (+ Printable Poster)
Baby animals are so incredibly cute, right! We just recently bought a digital photo frame, and looking back over the years, there is one thing in common with the photos of my daughter. She is often holding baby animals—whether it’s a piglet, chick, kitten, or puppy. She loves … [Read more...] about Baby Animals Yoga for Animal Lovers!
I am absolutely terrified of horses! After being bucked off a horse when I was young, that was it! Since then, I have had an irrational fear of these huge, majestic animals. It has certainly caused my angst during my travels over the years! Luckily, my daughter does not … [Read more...] about Horse Yoga Poses for Kids – Giddyup!
Moving from the city to the suburbs was a huge lifestyle change for our family. We left the constant buzz of the city to live in a house surrounded by a peaceful forest. My daughter noticed right away how quiet the nights were living outside the big city. She also became … [Read more...] about Nocturnal Animals Yoga (+ Printable Poster)
March is Women’s History Month, when we honor the contributions and achievements of women from around the world. International Women’s Day is celebrated globally on March 8th to celebrate the “social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a … [Read more...] about Honor Women’s History Month through Books and Kids Yoga
Learn about desert animals through desert yoga poses and desert books for kids! Try a desert theme for one of your kids yoga classes. Dash like a kit fox, slither like a rattlesnake, and peek out of your shell like a desert tortoise. Our family went on a trip through the … [Read more...] about 5 Desert Yoga Poses and 5 Desert Books for Kids (+ Printable Poster)
What’s on your travel bucket list? I’ve always been intrigued by the Amazon rainforest in South America! We recently spent a week with a dear friend whose wife is from Brazil. My daughter and I asked her questions about life in Brazil and if she’d been to visit the rainforest. … [Read more...] about 5 Amazon Rainforest Animals Yoga Poses for Kids
Have you taken a Galapagos trip? As a kindergarten teacher, Desiree takes her students on pretend learning journeys to visit the seven continents. She asked if we had any yoga poses related to South America. My first thought was “Galapagos! Why haven’t we written about a … [Read more...] about A Pretend Galapagos Trip through Yoga Poses for Kids
Welcome back to our chair yoga poses series! This month’s theme features safari animals! These five safari animals-inspired yoga poses could be done: Begin your pretend visit to the safari with 123 African Safari, a yoga book about numbers. Imagine all the things you’ll … [Read more...] about 5 Safari Animals Yoga Poses Using a Chair (+ Printable Poster)
Welcome to the second post in our chair yoga ideas for kids series - this month's theme is yoga animal poses! With my daughter in kindergarten, I am reminded again about being a primary school teacher and the importance of integrating movement into the students’ learning … [Read more...] about 5 Yoga Animal Poses Using a Chair
Kids Yoga Stories Announces Release of new More Yoga Cards for Kids Giselle Shardlow, founder of Kids Yoga Stories, announced that the company has released its second deck of cards, More Yoga Poses for Kids Cards, available for purchase now. “Our mission is to integrate … [Read more...] about Release of new More Yoga Poses for Kids Cards[Press Release]
My daughter and I are big fans of all Karma Wilson’s children’s books. Her Bear and Friends books were our first taste of her wonderful rhyming text and delightful characters. We found Never Ever Shout in the Zoo at a secondhand book shop a couple of years ago. Bear Sees … [Read more...] about Princess Yoga for Kids