We recently spent a few days exploring different types of weather. We also focused a great deal on raindrops and clouds. This simple activity that I would like to share with you today sparked some great use of vocabulary and imagination... To begin our discussion on clouds, we read the book "It Looked Like Spilt Milk" by Charles Shaw... This is a classic picture book that perhaps many of you have used in your own [...]
The weather helper informed us that today's weather was definitely going to be cold and rainy making it a perfect day to explore raindrops and clouds at our sensory table.
We are off to a new year but before moving on, my fellow bloggers and I are sharing a quick look back at our best posts of 2012. Each activity shared in this collection of activities was chosen by you, the reader, based on the number of visits each post received. Simply click on the photos within the Top 2012 to view the original post and while you are there, you will want to be [...]
Making clouds disappear is almost like magic!
Reading about clouds and then creating our own clouds with a little loofa painting!
This was an intriguing process of exploring clouds and wonderful colors that our preschoolers just loved!
Talking about the weather with young children during the month of March!
Creating blot paintings by folding the paper with multiple folds first then adding the paint...
Color mixing and painting clouds in preschool...
The book titled "It Looked Like Spilt Milk" by Charles G. Shaw has always been one of my favorite books to share in preschool. Today, the children read the book then we made spilt milk pictures... In one of our classes, the children used a bottle filled with white paint to make their pictures. The children simply squirted the paint onto the paper. I think the paint had been watered down a bit... This [...]