This must be at the top of the my list of favorite days/activities we did in the preschool classroom last year. Stop by and see how we built our own neighborhood!
A new find at the Dollar store led to a wonderful weaving process for preschoolers.
One of the best ways to promote communication skills is to hand the children tools for play...
The children and I made our very own paper car mat for the block center...
Exploring seeds in circle time and in our cardboard box gardening center...
Making a little more space in my classroom by adding a wall book shelf in the book center!
Warm up your day in preschool with a Hot Cocoa Day!
Ribbon weaving and painting is great for anytime of the year!
One thing I don't have yet for my preschool classrooms are child-sized shelves. My husband is planning to build me a few but in the mean time, I happened to stumble across this little shelf in my mom's neighborhood... It's funny how being a preschool teacher makes you look at everything with an eye for the possibilities. I was picking my mom up to run a few errands and happened to notice this little plastic [...]
Cutting flower stems in preschool Perhaps I should have titled this post "Attempting to cut flower stems in preschool" because child scissors don't make much of a dent in the stems. However, one of our students figured out how to make this work.... These are left-over stems from our flower bouquets which I posted about yesterday here for painting and here for flower canvas.... This little girl figured out that it was easiest to bend [...]