Paintbrushes not required

Thumbnail image for Paintbrushes not required

Simple and unique ways to paint without paintbrushes!

Read more….

Exploring our DIY rainbow rocks in preschool

Thumbnail image for Exploring our DIY rainbow rocks in preschool

I enjoy filling our outdoor classroom with all kinds of interesting things for the children to explore and one of my latest additions was a set of DIY rainbow rocks.

Read more….

Zz is for a zany zebra

Thumbnail image for Zz is for a zany zebra

Exploring the letter Zz by making zebra stripes in preschool!

Read more….

A super cool and unique idea for yarn painting

Thumbnail image for A super cool and unique idea for yarn painting

I really do think this version of yarn painting in preschool is unique and is the coolest!

Read more….

10 Wonderful ways to weave

Thumbnail image for 10 Wonderful ways to weave

We are featuring 10 wonderfully simple and unique ways to weave with children!

Read more….

Five simple classroom lessons we can learn from a plastic Easter egg

Thumbnail image for Five simple classroom lessons we can learn from a plastic Easter egg

Plastic Easter eggs inspire this post about what kinds of things you choose to add and keep in your classroom!

Read more….

Easter egg parachute game

Thumbnail image for Easter egg parachute game

Our Easter egg parachute game in preschool was the most fun ever!!

Read more….

Bumpy ball painting

Thumbnail image for Bumpy ball painting

Around here you can find bumpy balls at just about any store. I picked up six bumpy balls from the Dollar Tree for some bumpy ball painting!

Read more….

Bubbles, bubbles

Thumbnail image for Bubbles, bubbles

Bubbles are the quintessential children’s toy!  They are inexpensive, easy to find, and can provide hours of entertainment.  Bubbles are a wonderful multi-sensory activity.  Today I’m sharing 10 ways to explore bubbles in your home or classroom… Let’s begin with the bubble blowing basics.  You will need some sort of bubble solution.  You can buy […]

Read more….

Rubber loom bands in a discovery bottle

Thumbnail image for Rubber loom bands in a discovery bottle

These brightly colored rubber band loom bands were perfect for making our very own discovery bottles!

Read more….

Let’s go on an up walk

Thumbnail image for Let’s go on an up walk

We took an “up” walk to see if we could spot anything stuck in the trees…

Read more….

Building up the word “up!”

Thumbnail image for Building up the word “up!”

Exploring the word “up” through a fun building block and dice game.

Read more….

Exploring the inside of our outside

Thumbnail image for Exploring the inside of our outside

The study of x-rays, bones, and our bodies turned out to be quite an interesting and fun experiences as the prekindergarten age children worked to complete the skeleton of a paper boy in our classroom.

Read more….

Xx is for x-ray!

Thumbnail image for Xx is for x-ray!

Before heading off for spring break, my students explored the letter Xx and the best word that I know of to examine the letter Xx is x-ray!

Read more….

Butterflies all around the classroom

Thumbnail image for Butterflies all around the classroom

Spring is a wonderful time to explore butterflies and their life cycles! Today I am sharing some great ways to learn about butterflies all around the classroom…

Read more….

Painting with a two year old

Thumbnail image for Painting with a two year old

Exploring the painting process with a two year old takes patience and flexibility! Observing this two year old so I can learn how to build interest in the painting process!

Read more….
wordpress stat