Spiders are quite common around our preschool and so we spent a little time reading about and making our own very busy spiders.
Today I’m sharing a few of my favorite posts that were linked up to our Discover and Explore dinosaur linky party. We had so many cool sensory bins, excavations, fossils, and play dough activities shared that it was really hard to choose favorites… Little Bins for Little Hands shared this really fun icy dinosaur excavation […]
To promote time with shape recognition and drawing, I transferred our salt into to boxes that come in different shapes.
We spent a week exploring dinosaurs all through out our centers. As part of the children’s exploration of dinosaurs, they spent lots of time playing in our dinosaur land which was located right inside our sand table…
Previously, I shared with you a couple of our domino math activities so today, I am sharing the creative side of playing with dominoes.
Exploring the five senses with this simple googly eyed drawing activity in preschool.
We spent some time exploring and tasting real apples in my classroom and of course, we just had to make an apple tree. Our apple tree may seem a little abstract but the process was fun and interesting and achievable by new little ones.
To give our students time to explore the process of mixing colors and a color wheel, we invited our students to explore water color mixing on a paper towel!
All through out the year, I give my students lots of opportunities for exploring concepts such as color mixing but along with the freedom to explore, I will often take the time to sit down with my students and walk through a concept. This lesson in color mixing is an example of such a time…
A beginning exploration in the world of art with this fun and very open ended form of squeeze art.