Reindeer should not go to preschool... Because they don't know how to play... They are fuzzy and smelly... And they chew on our clothes... And are a big distraction all day! But the most important reason... Is the mess they make on the floor... So no matter what the season... Don't let a reindeer come in your preschool door! LOL - we loved having the reindeer come and visit us at preschool today! Thank you [...]
These turkeys all came to our Thanksgiving feast in disguise... Thank you to all the teachers and students who created these amazing characters - I sure wish I could find where that pesky turkey went!
Our thanksgiving feast is only a few days away and we are almost all ready to go. We have already made our hats, invitations, and menu, and place mats! Today I want to show you some our table centerpieces... This class made little turkeys out of paper cups! And this class made paper cup turkeys too! This class made Indian corn from paper tissue tubes. This class is in the process of finishing their Indian corn centerpieces! [...]
As part of our preparation for our thanksgiving feast, we have made all kinds of place mats. Each teacher has selected a different design for their children to make. This class made turkeys by drawing around their foot and cutting it out of brown construction paper. The children glued their paper foot onto their place mat first... Then they glued little colorful squares to their place mats to create feathers... There were lots of other [...]
While we plan for our Thanksgiving feast, we also need to make a menu. The children all suggested ideas for what they think we should have for the meal... Hmmm, this ought to be a fun meal! See our hats and invitations too!
The children are preparing their hats for our Thanksgiving feast so they can come to the feast all dressed up! We have our pilgrim hats and bonnets... And for our guests, the children have prepared their own Indian headbands... See the instructions to make similar pilgrim hats made by Naturally Educational. See this post for more Indian costume ideas from I Can Teach My Child.
I have been getting a lot of requests on my Facebook page for Grandparent's Day so I thought I would share with everyone some of the ideas posted by the members of my facebook page along with the ideas shown below! Make a simple pot of flowers to give to Grandma and Grandpa. This is just a simple construction paper flower pot with construction paper stems and sponge painted flowers... Let the children color a [...]
Celebrating birthdays in the preschool classroom!
A collection of earth day activities for preschoolers!