Top Posts of 2011 from me and my blogging friends

This has been a big year for blogging and my blogging friends have amazed me with all the wonderful ideas they share so I have been collecting the “Top Blog Posts” shared by my fellow bloggers over the past week to now share with you all…

First – here are my most visited or most popular top 10 blog posts for 2011 according to my Google Analytics…

Bright and Colorful Bags Sensory Bags for Preschool…

DIY Light Table for Preschool

Celebrating the ABC’s of Teaching Preschool

Everyday Sensory Play in Preschool

Easy Recipe for Slime

Making Colorful and Scented Rice for Preschool

Preschool Circletime Idea: Grab a Spot

DIY: A Homemade Sensory and Tinker Table

Make Your Own Magnetic Play Set for Preschool

DIY: Make Your Own Flannel Board for Preschool

The Top Ten blog posts from my fellow bloggers…

Next time you need some fun ideas then keep these bloggers in mind too. Here are the links to their articles showing their 2011 Top Blog Posts.  So sit back, grab a cup of coffee (or a sweet tea for me) and do some year end browsing. Lot’s of great ideas to be found and lots of great ideas ahead!

Pre-K Pages Best of 2011:  Day One, Day Two, Day Three, Day Four, Day Five

Brick by Brick: Top Ten of 2011:  #1 and #2#3 and #4, #5 and #6#7 and #8#9 and #10

The Imagination Tree: Top 10 Playdough Recipes

The Imagination Tree: Top 10 Sensory Play Ideas

The Imagination Tree: Top 10 Creative Art Ideas

Frugal Family Fun Blog: Top 11 of 2011

I Heart Crafty Things: Top Ten Posts of 2011

Make, Do, & Friend: Top 10 of 2011

Tinkerlab: Top 10 Posts of 2011

Messy Kids: Top 5 Posts of 2011

My Creative Family: Top 10 Most Popular Posts

The Chocolate Muffin Tree: My Top 5 Posts of 2011

Childhood 101: Popular Posts of 2011: Getting Arty

Childhood 101: Popular Posts of 2011: Play Ideas for Active Kids

Childhood 101: Popular Posts of 2011: Top Literacy Spots

Child Central Station: Top 11 of 2011

Growing up Our Style: Most Popular Posts of 2011

Crafty Soccer Mom: My Top 10 of 2011

Learning for Life: Oh What A Year it had Been

Share and Remember: Top Posts of 2011

I Can Teach My Child: Top Eleven in 2011

Structured Play: Top 5 Posts for the 2011

Let’s Explore: Top Posts of 2011

Preschool Play: 2011 in Pictures

Frugal Fun for Boys: Best of 2011

My Creative Family: Top 11 Favorite Posts of 2011

Dily Daly Art: My Favorite Top 5 Posts

The Picky Apple: Top 11 Kid’s Art and Activities of 2011

I Heart Crafty Things: 2011 Favorites

Raising Memories: Top 10 Posts of 2011

Housing a Forest: Top Activities of 2011

Creativity My Passion: Blog Recap: Top 10 Popular Posts of 2011

Babies, toddlers, and preschoolers, Oh My!: Top 11 Blog Posts in 2011

Mom to Post Lil Divas: The Top 11 2011 

Kreative Resources: 2011 Favorites

The Seeds Network: Here’s Our Top 5 Posts of 2011

The Amazing Mess: Top 11 Visited Blog Posts Part 1

Mom with a Lesson Plan: Best of letter posts

Modern Parents Messy Kids: MPMK’s First Birthday and Top Posts

Getting Messy with Miss Jessi: Best of 2011

Rock-a-Bye Butterfly: Best of 2011

To all my fellow bloggers and to all my readers (yep – that includes you too)…

Have a Happy New Year!

Deborah of Teach Preschool

I will see you again in 2012!


  1. says

    Your blog has been such a big source of inspiration for me! Thanks so much for including my Top Kids’ Art and Activities post in your links. Happy New Year!

  2. says

    Deborah, thanks so much for including me on there with so many great blogs. Here’s to another great year of fun & adventures, who knows where we all end up by the end 2012. I know that this time last year I hadn’t ever written a post or heard of water beads!!

    • Deborah J. Stewart, M.Ed. says

      I hadn’t heard of water beads either Kierna!! It will be fun to see where things are at this time next year:)

  3. says

    Happy New Year! and that’s a wonderful recap of posts with lot of great blogs! I will be revisiting the link again and again to check all the wonderful posts! Thank you for all the inspiration you give and wish you all success, happiness, Good health in the upcoming New year!

    • Deborah J. Stewart, M.Ed. says

      I see you have a top 10 popular post too Esther! How did I miss that!! I will add it to my list!

  4. says

    Do you know about the Linky Party? It is sponsored by Miss K and the teenytinyteacher and I have a link to a Virtual Expo for K too – but you would get some good exposure joining the linky. Click on my blog for links. HAPPY NEW YEAR. You are such an amazing teacher. I have loved your ideas – so creative.

  5. says

    Thanks for including me in the list:-) Can’t wait to read your posts in 2012. Your blog is such an inspiring place, I just wish I had time to sit down and read it all! Still I know where to look when I am stuck for an idea:-)

    • Deborah J. Stewart, M.Ed. says

      I enjoy your blog too Cathy:) It is nice to have these resources as we need them!

  6. says

    What an amazing list, so many great ideas! I can’t wait to sit down and check them all out! Thanks so much for including me.

  7. says

    Thank you SO much for the links Deborah! The internet has totally wowed me this year with so much inspiration and mutual creativity and enthusiasm for working with young children! Thank you for being such a major part of that process and a great sharer and supporter of others xx

  8. says

    Hi Deborah,

    Thank you for including me on your list! And thank you for your wonderful website! You are an inspiration!! Happy New Year!

  9. says

    Deborah, how on earth were you able to pull all of these Top 10 lists together?!! You never cease to amaze me. Thanks for including me in the round-up, and wishing you a very happy 2012! Look forward to “seeing” more of you in the new year.

    • Deborah J. Stewart, M.Ed. says

      That seemed to be the only thing being shared for the past week so it was easy! LOL!