I don’t know about you, but I am always looking for a new or unique tool for painting for making the process fun and interesting for children. These compasses that we used for painting circles really fit the bill… I’ve shared with you how we have been exploring circles and other shapes lately. Deborah picked […]
Archives for January 2014
Last week I shared our shape hunt activity as an introduction to our unit on shapes. First up on our list of shapes to explore was the circle. We explored this new shape by drawing circles in our salt trays… We use salt trays in our classroom quite frequently as a fine motor tool and […]
Discover ten ways to use a birthday chair for promoting reading and writing and other skills throughout your preschool classroom!
We recently spent some extra time exploring the color blue and this particular process of making blue print designs ended up being far more engaging to my students than I ever thought it would. I love it when every child in the classroom takes their time exploring a process.
After introducing the letter Jj this week, we reinforced our new letter’s sound with some j-j-jelly bean science.
To introduce this our new shape unit we read the new book “Hearts are for Loving” and played this fun and colorful game in preschool.
We are introducing the letter Jj with this simple and fun jumping game!