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Math Secret Message Puzzle - Adding Coins

If you are looking for fun learning activities at home that don't take a lot of prep – we’ve got a math activity for you! Our Math Secret Message Puzzle practices counting money amounts. Math Secret Message Puzzle – Money Amounts When solving the puzzle, kids must add up the coins to find the total amounts. They must cut out the letters and put the correct amount on each square.     The final result is a secret message that says: TURN YOUR PILLOW OVER Although, we should warn you. After solving this secret message puzzle, your child will expect to find a prize. Think of this as a mini-treasure hunt. They solve the puzzle, they get a clue where they...

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St. Patrick's Day Treasure Hunt Free Printable

Now that we are homeschooling and confined to our house, we are in desperate need of fun learning activities for the kids! That's why we created this St. Patrick's Day Treasure Hunt.   It's time to get creative!   Jason was inspired last night and decided to create a St. Patrick's Day Treasure hunt. He literally JUST created it. It is a treasure hunt that does not require a Locking Game Kit and it keeps kids busy, having fun, and learning for about 40 minutes.   We thought we would share since we're all looking for ways to keep our kids busy and this was a huge hit at our house!  ACCESS THE PRINTABLE TREASURE HUNT  Check out pix from the hunt!...

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Dental Health Secret Message Printable

Did you know that February is National Children's Dental Health Month? We didn't either until a recent trip to the dentist!  Getting our kids excited about keeping their teeth healthy is not always easy. What better way to get kids interested in dental health than a tooth-inspired secret message printable that reveals a dental joke! Access the Free Secret Message Printable NOW Let's be honest, dental health is not always the most exciting topic for kids. However, we know it is good to promote healthy habits with our children while they are young. If we work to develop beneficial habits now, our kids have a greater chance of continuing these habits as they get older. Speaking of good habits, here at Blimey Box we are trying to...

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Football Secret Message Puzzle - Superbowl LIV

We're getting excited about Super Bowl at our house! Although, to be honest, we don't really care about either team in it. However, we do care about the appetizers and all the commercials!  Last night we were inspired to get in the Super Bowl spirit, so we created a football-themed secret message puzzle. We stayed up late working on it, so hopefully, your little one enjoys it! Don't worry, there is nothing specific to the 49ers or Chiefs in this puzzle game (unless your child wants to pick a winner by doing the extra credit puzzle)!  Even if your house supports the Buffalo Bills (and doesn't care about the 49ers or Chiefs), your kids will enjoy this brain puzzle!  This Football Secret...

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Valentine Secret Message Puzzle (Decode with Math)!

 If you haven't guessed, we love treasure hunts, secret messages, and making learning fun! Today we have a math activity for your curious kids: A secret message puzzle for Kindergarten and First Grade. Who doesn't love decoding secret messages? Kids LOVE it and will even persevere through challenging math problems to find the secret clue! Boom...we just made math fun! Access the Free Activity: Secret Message Puzzle Game Although, I should warn you. This secret message requires you to hide a small prize. When your kid reads the secret message, LOOK IN THE SINK FOR THE PRIZE, they will expect a prize in the sink.  It doesn't have to be a big prize. In fact, Goldfish crackers, fruit snacks, and a coupon to...

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