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Winter time tour around the preschool classroom

Lots of things happening all around the preschool classroom! Hop on over and see what they are!

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Six unique ways to use scrap wood in preschool

There are so many wonderful ways preschoolers can explore scrap wood. Stop by and see some of the unique ways we are exploring in our classroom!

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Exploring our shapes with blocks on the table top

Exploring colors and shapes with our blocks on the table top in preschool!

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DIY toddler block board book

Having fun exploring our DIY Toddler Block Board Book!

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Building block blueprints

Tracing and painting blocks to create a block blueprint in prek!

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Building block literacy and story telling

Building our own stories through block play in circletime…

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DIY paper car mat

The children and I made our very own paper car mat for the block center…

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Building with blocks on the sticky easel

A wonderful exploration in block building only this time we used the easel as our platform for block play. Super cool idea taught to me by one of my students!

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Exploring the light table in preschool

Exploring turkeys on the light table plus a few other items we have added to our light table!

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Fun with foam noodle chains

All kinds of fun with foam noodles and a Guidecraft review/give-away!

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Exploring colorful cups in preschool

Bright and colorful cups can end up building imagination and tall towers!

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A blog break give-away for the preschool classroom

While I am on my little blog break, I decided it would be a good time to go ahead and share this little give-away I have for you.

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Making ink stamps for the preschool classroom

Make your own foam block ink stamps for preschool.

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Measuring the short and long of it in preschool

During circle time, these children explored the concept of longer and shorter… The teacher selected two children at a time to go and select an object from the room and bring it back to the circle. The two objects were then placed side by side so the children could determine which was longer and which […]

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We played fire station in preschool

We provided fire station activity boxes for our continuing study of community helpers. I shared the idea of making our own fire stations from a post I read at No Time for Flashcards… Along with the fire stations we set out some fire trucks and then added some waffle blocks to extend the play a […]

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Billy Goats Gruff fairy tale and block play in preschool

Expand the story of The Billy Goats Gruff into the block center at your preschool!

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