Map game and drawing in preschool

As we continued our exploration of maps, the children were invited to explore this simple DIY table top map and drawing game. Like with most games I make for the children to explore, the process is very open ended. Even if I have an objective in mind, the children often take the idea and change it to make sense to them. For set up, I used tape on a large sheet of paper to map out [...]

By | March 8th, 2015|Categories: Creative Art, Drawing, Games|Tags: , , , |3 Comments

Add the picture after you frame it up in preschool

Today, the kindergarten class tried out our new window markers.... Only we didn't use them on the windows  - instead we used them on the glass cover of a picture frame... In some of the picture frames, we inserted pre-drawn shapes like circles or dots or even a house and the children drew over the shapes on the glass... In other frames we left the white paper background blank so the children could just draw [...]

By | January 25th, 2011|Categories: Drawing|Tags: , |21 Comments