Cotton ball clouds

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 [...]

By | March 1st, 2014|Categories: Children's Books|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Best of 2012 Blog Hop!

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 [...]

We made spilt milk 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 [...]

By | November 27th, 2010|Categories: Children's Books, Painting|Tags: , , , , , |3 Comments