Making our own trees with clay in prek

I have already shared with you our tree farm sensory play which was a huge hit so today, I want to share with you the trees our prek students were invited to make as a part of our study on tree farms. We have been spending a lot of time working with air-dry clay this year. [...]

By | December 4th, 2016|Categories: Christmas, Creative Art|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Tree farm small world sensory play!

I put together a small world tree farm for my students to explore a little bit of sensory and pretend tree farm play. I wasn't sure if my students would really be all that excited about the idea but to my delight, they absolutely loved it! Our question of the day was, "Have you ever [...]

Gingerbread man playhouse

Gingerbread is such a fun theme to explore during the winter time.  There are so many fun books to share with the children and of course, there are the gingerbread cookies and gingerbread houses... To kick off our Gingerbread unit, we read the story "The Gingerbread Loose in the School" by Laura Murray. This is [...]

By | December 29th, 2013|Categories: Christmas, Holiday Ideas|Tags: , , |2 Comments