While I prefer to stay inside by a cozy fireplace during the freezing cold days of winter, our students prefer to be outside digging up chunks of ice. So after zipping up coats, struggling to put fingers in the right holes of their gloves, and putting on boots, the children are ready to go outside and hunt for ice. On this day, the ice was kind of slim pickins' because it had warmed up a bit and [...]
The weather here is like one giant deep freeze outside which means it is a good time to explore ice like this fun and simple Color Ice Hockey game!
Winter has come early for us and we are embracing the snow with fun indoor and outdoor activities!
As winter draws near, it is a good idea to begin planning for colder weather activities. We have 10 fun and simple snowmen activities to share.
Have you ever taken the time to truly examine a snowflake? That's exactly what we did when we tried to catch a falling snowflake in preschool.
Having fun exploring snow with this sensory based puzzle and fine motor play process!
I didn't really have a plan for this activity and it isn't something that will probably get hung up on the refrigerator but Wy had a terrific time with it... I set out a sheet of black construction paper and put a few dots of white paint on the paper. I told Wy that we were going to make a snow painting. Off to the side was a paint brush and Wy immediately picked it [...]