Paco had an amazing week meeting Shirley at her construction site! There are so many helpful and important tools she uses to make her job easier. From giant bulldozers to small screwdrivers, you can find it all at a construction site. And now you can find many of those same items in Paco's latest Read and Find: Construction Edition! Can you find all the hidden gems?
Ready for some hands on fun to BUILD cool stuff? Just use Paco's Building Block Challenge and let your imagination soar. All you need is a simple set of building blocks and a printer. Check out the activity below to get started.
Don't forget to let Paco know what you built in the comment section below!
Paco had a great picnic this week. He just packed up some fresh fruit in a basket, grabbed a blanket, and headed outside to enjoy the sunshine with a snack! Such a wonderful and simple summertime treat. You just can't forget the watermelon!!
Getting outdoors is part of what makes summer so much fun, even if it's just your own backyard. Print out Paco's latest Read & Find to discover some fun picnic items that could make your own picnic extra special!
Want to know one of Paco's favorite things to do with a fresh slice of watermelon? PIZZA. Watermelon Fruit Pizza, you just can't go wrong. Check out the recipe below and watch the video to see how it's done. YUM, YUM.
Paco had a nice time camping out under the stars with his dad this week! Do you like to camp? Sleeping outside when the sky is clear and the weather is warm can be a lot of fun. To share some of the best parts of camping Paco has created a new Read & Find with lots of camping items. How many of the little treasures can you find on this Camping Edition worksheet?
Paco learned a little bit about the planet Venus on his campout. Did you know that Venus is the third brightest object in the sky? The moon and sun are the only objects brighter! Sometimes you can even see Venus during the day.
If you want to learn more about the planet Venus check out the Kids Learning Tube Venus Facts Video. What do you think Paco's favorite fact about Venus might be? Let him know in the comments below.
Paco loves so many things about the Spring season! Flowers, birds, bunnies, sunshine, even rain showers. The changes from winter to spring show new life and beautiful colors. Check out Paco's latest Read & Find to see how many of the hidden Spring treasures you can find.
Want to bring your Spring Read & Find to life? Just add a little color to all the wonderful pictures. Have fun.
Do you know the other seasons of the year? Check out the Seasons Song from Have Fun Teaching to sing along and learn more about every season. What seasons do you like best?
Stay well my friends!
Paco is enjoying time at home but can you believe he is missing school a little bit?! Seeing all of his friends and getting back to the school routine will be so much fun, when the time comes! For now he is spending time on his studies digitally with help from his teacher and his dad.
He also spent some time this week doing his favorite activities that he creates for you! Which are your favorites? This week is a Read and Find School Edition. Can you find all the hidden items? Paco will give a secret bonus point if you can spot a protractor or two.
Stay safe at home friends!
What a great week Paco had skiing! His first trip to try this classic winter sport was an awesome adventure. It took a few trips, and falls, down the bunny slope to learn the basics! But just like learning anything new, Paco stuck with it and gave it his best. By the end of his second day on the slopes he knew how to turn and stop. Those are the two most important moves to get started in this sport. The next ski trip will be even more fun. Maybe Paco should try snowboarding next!? What winter sports do you like to do?
Paco created a Read and Find Winter Sports Edition to showcase some winter sport favorites. Can you find all the hidden gems?
Paco had a great time at his first Symphony performance! He learned about different instruments like the cello, the harp, and the clarinet. There were a lot of violins and a piano too. The number of instruments playing together was spectacular.
Check out Paco's latest Read and Find: Symphony Edition to search for some amazing musical instruments! How many of these do you already know?
Want to sing along to a classic old song to help you learn more about the orchestra? Just click below for a closer look into some of the instruments that make up the symphony. Music is a beautiful thing!
♫ The instruments of the orchestra all play so differently ♫
🎶Some play up high some play down low but all are needed for the symphony♪♪
Paco is grateful to have so many wonderful pals to share all his adventures with. The last few weeks of the year celebrating special holidays, birthdays, and the New Year has been fabulous. The time off from work and school for his friends and family gave them all extra time to share together. It was a great ending to our first year of adventures together. Paco and everyone at Postcard Pal hopes that 2020 is full of learning, fun, and adventure for all of you.
To kick off the New Year Paco has created a super fun Read and Find for all his favorite pals! Just download the Winter Holiday Edition below to see how many awesome holiday trinkets you can find.
Paco had the chance to make several of his family's favorite recipes over the last few weeks. One old classic is really easy to make and it's a snack that's great all year long. Paco is even known to pack some in his lunch box! Check out the latest recipe from Paco's Kitchen and discover how you can make Mom's Brown Bag Mix. Feel free to mix things up and add more or less of each item, or swap in any of YOUR favorite crunchy snacks.
Paco was excited to attend a really amazing event this weekend! His Aunt got married and he took a trip to be there with his family and friends. Have you ever been to a wedding? This was Paco’s first time. There was a delightful little ceremony where they gave each other rings. They also made promises to last a lifetime. It was very special. Then the party really started. They had some delicious food and they danced. They danced a lot. It was the most Paco has ever danced at one time. There must be something with celebrating that gets people dancing.
Paco showed off some dance moves from the series The Lion Guard from Disney Junior. It’s especially fitting for a bird but fun for everyone to try! Check out the you tube video below to see how it’s done.
♫ “Go go flamingo, go go flamingo… 🎶Point beak. ♪♪ Head flap. ♪ Flap repeat!” ♫
Did you try the Flamingo?? Dancing is so much fun! Paco really enjoys a good dance party.
Now it's time for another favorite activity: Read and Find Wedding Edition. Can you find all the special wedding symbols in Paco’s latest activity? Just download the activity sheet to find out.
How much time are you active during the day? Active means to be physically moving. Like walking, running, or jumping. Being active helps to keep you fit. And staying fit is an important part of staying healthy! Paco has some great games he plays on his tablet but he knows how important it is to exercise too. There are so many ways for you to keep moving and get exercise. This week Paco has put together some simple ways to get moving in a fun game! Try out some of his favorite moves with Fitness Bingo.
Just download the activity sheet and give it try. Can you get Bingo first?
Do you like Read & Find Activities as much as Paco? He loves to find the hidden items in these worksheets. Try out the latest Fitness Edition to see how many hidden fitness gems you can find. Stay active my friends!