DIY chalkboard for preschool

This is a little chalk board that I made at home for the kids to use at preschool... I am not a natural crafter or woodworking kind of gal so there are probably better ways to make this but this worked very well for me and the kids love it... I found this little wooden [...]

By | April 11th, 2011|Categories: DIY|Tags: , |12 Comments

Rainy day chalk drawings in preschool

Today the children were exploring rain and the goal was to make a rainy day picture with chalk... First they were to create a picture with the chalk and then sprinkle some water, like rain, on top of the chalk drawing... The children were interested in making the rain but they were not grasping how [...]

By | March 23rd, 2011|Categories: Around the Classroom|Tags: , , , , |6 Comments

We are writing on the walls in preschool

In this classroom the children are literally writing on the walls! The bottom half of the wall is painted in chalk board paint around two whole walls of the classroom. Each of the children who have decided to write on the walls have a piece of chalk in one hand and an eraser in the [...]