We spent time in preschool exploring the fine motor process of cotton ball painting with a clothespin!
As part of our fun with apples, I thought it would be a good time to set out our homemade red play dough and invite the children to practice their skill of rolling the play dough to make apples for our apple tree...
Adding props to playdough is just one more way to invite new interest in the playdough experience. Come and see a few of our props that we add to our playdough throughout the school year!
As part of our exploration of fish, the children created their own sparkly rainbow fish puzzles!
Somewhere towards the middle of the school year, I put all of our colored tape on a paper roll holder for our preschool class to use for a project that I can't even remember. I hadn't intended to keep the tape on the holder but my students used the tape every day in all different kinds of ways so when you have such interest, you stick with it...
Using our whole bodies to weave through this beautiful rainbow made by our preschool students.
I am joining three of my fellow bloggers on Google+ today for a live video chat on the topic of fine motor skills. Stop by to tune in and listen in!
Exploring the process of mitten weaving and extending our understanding of where mittens come from.
Learning about the sound of the letter L was a fun experience as we played games on lines taped to the carpet and traced lines on the light table.
Offering a variety of bottles and lots of lids proves to be a challenging invitation for children to solve this puzzle.