After a long winter’s nap, the children woke up their bears, groomed them, and then made a visit to the bear health center. After all, a healthy bear is a happy bear!
After a long winter's nap, it was time to wake up our bears. The children were super excited to wake up their bears but if you're going to wake up your bear, you better be prepared for a big day ahead!
We had an amazing week exploring the Apple Market dramatic play center in preschool!
Extending our pirate story with a few props for dramatic play and story telling...
Stop by and check out the super fun sticky board play house we made and enjoyed in our preschool classroom!
Before the real snow started to fall, our class discovered that a surprisingly fun substitute for snow turned out to be three bags full of large, fluffy cotton balls. Cotton balls certainly don't have all the qualities of real snow but they are white, fluffy, and do a nice job promoting conversation and pretend play when used to create a cotton ball blizzard in a box...
One of the best ways to promote communication skills is to hand the children tools for play...
Dramatic play leads to wonderful opportunities in learning and development. Check out our simple office and come join in the dramatic play linky too!
Enjoying a little dramatic play in the outdoor homemade cafe!
We had a little fun barbecue play today with our very own grill and accessories... There are several skills explored and concepts learned as we played today... Wy and I learned how to fold up our own table cloth... Tristan already knew how to fold his picnic blanket so he demonstrated this for us... We were reminded that when a grill is hot, we should never touch it with our fingers... Then we tried grilling up [...]