Winter science in preschool

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 [...]

Preschoolers like driving through a snow storm

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 [...]

By | January 2nd, 2011|Categories: Painting, Snow, Winter Art|Tags: , , , , , |11 Comments