I made up a little high five game on our clip boards for the children to try. My goal was to encourage the children to explore a little counting in the process and it worked out fabulously! Read all about it on my blog!
Playing the bean bag bucket toss game and exploring colors in our own unique way in my preschool classroom.
We've all heard of the "Name Game" song, but this is a fun large motor game with lots of different possibilities!
The step ladder game is a simple game that we made up and added to the end of our ladder exploration day.
You quickly learn that if you don't want a preschooler to do something then just start your sentence with the word "Don't!". Come see what my preschoolers are saying, "Don't push my button!"
We are introducing the letter Jj with this simple and fun jumping game!
Hang onto those holiday bows and you have what you need for two simple but great games to get kids moving!
In the winter time, we have a lot of requests for indoor games and large motor activities. While we try to get outdoors, even for a small amount of time each and everyday, Midwest winters can be frigid forcing our time outside to be limited. For that reason, we've compiled a list of our favorite ways to get kids up and moving in the classroom... Large motor activities should be a vital part of any [...]
After tapping and blowing on our book, we went over to the table to essentially retell our story by exploring our own Tap the Magic Tabletop Tree!.
The parachute is a wonderful way to introduce your students on how to work together to achieve a common goal. Today, my students played the hello game as we learned the basics of how to use a parachute