As part of our unit on xylophones, we invited the children to explore some simple and colorful fun with musical notes.
An early childhood teacher's rendition of "My Favorite Things" from "The Sound of Music."
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 [...]
We are sharing 10 of our favorite fun and fantastic holiday songs and fingerplays!
The beautiful book "The Artful Parent" inspired this fun activity - Musical Chairs Painting!
Exploring the process of playing xylophones and creating our own xylophones with jars of water in preschool.
Starting off with a watermelon song and winding up with our very own songs and a little watermelon painting...
Exploring the sounds of music in a most unusual way in our preschool classroom...
Listening with our ears and singing together as we explored bells today in preschool!
Having fun with bears and caves today as we explored hibernation in preschool.