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Fire safety week in preschool

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Did you know that October is Fire Prevention month? Teachers all around the country will be using this opportunity to introduce the concepts of fire prevention and fire safety to their students.  As a teacher or parent of a preschool-age child, you may be wondering how to approach this subject in a developmentally appropriate manner, […]

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Five senses: Fun Friday features

Last week our Discover and Explore team asked our fellow bloggers to share ideas for exploring the five senses.  We had so many wonderful activities linked up that it was difficult to pick just a few.  I hope you enjoy these posts as much as I did! Crayon Box Chronicles shared Spices & Sprinkles Painting, […]

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Preschool pumpkin play

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Today, we are highlighting a few of our very favorite ways to play with pumpkins.

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Fall: Fun Friday feature

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Last week we asked our fellow bloggers to share their best fall posts with us for our Discover and Explore linky.  Well, they certainly did not disappoint!  Today I’d like to highlight a few of my favorite posts that were shared… mama. papa. bubba. are showed us how they display their beautiful nature collection on […]

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Five senses discover and explore kit

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Discover and Explore the five senses with this fun DIY Five Senses Discover and Explore Kit!

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Forests: Fun Friday feature

Last week on our Discover and Explore linky, we had some fabulous forest ideas shared by fellow bloggers.  Today I’d like to highlight a few of our favorites… My Nearest and Dearest shared this simple, yet lovely Forest Small World sensory tray that she created for her son with items found in nature… There are […]

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Discover and Explore: An acorn round-up

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Fall is almost upon us!  At preschool, we are already seeing glimpses of fall.  There is a chill in the morning air as moms drop off their children.  We’ve noticed the green leaves turning to vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow.  And probably one of the greatest tell-tale signs of fall around our preschool […]

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Discover and Explore: Arranging a forest

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Today our Explore and Discover theme is the forest and soon, my preschool class will be exploring our forest but for this post, I am sharing a simple idea my grandson and I came up with to explore our woods and to give grandma something to decorate the table.

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ABC’s & 123′s: Fun Friday feature

How do you teach a child his ABC’s and 123′s?  Well, that is the very question we asked our fellow bloggers last week.  They linked up some of their best posts to our Discover & Explore linky, sharing some wonderful ideas for teaching letters and numbers.    Here are a few of our favorites: Little Bins for […]

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Back to school: Fun Friday features

We are sharing a few of our favorite back to school themed posts from our back to school Discover & Explore linky.

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ABC discover and explore in preschool

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Today, I thought I would share with you our Alphabet box we will use as part of our circletime introduction to each letter this year! Come and join our ABC & 123 linky too!

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Back to school : Read-aloud rules for classroom centers

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Come and join our Discover and Explore back to school linky party!

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