Exploring weight and size with scales in preschool

There are all kinds of simple scales you can provide for inviting children to explore weight. Set out a set of scales along with a variety of items for the children to explore and compare... The bowls on the top of these scales come off which allows the children to easily fill the bowls then balance the bowls back on the scales and it also allows for the weighing of larger items like the fruit [...]

By | April 21st, 2011|Categories: Activity Boxes|Tags: , , , , , , |6 Comments

Teach Preschool in the news: Save those easter eggs!

This morning, I had a special guest join me for my three minute segment on local Indiana Fox 59 Morning News... Tristan and his parents joined me at the news studio bright and early this morning to present my newest segment - see video below.  Everyone pitched in to help me get ready... First I have to set out all the props I will need on this large rolling bar... Some of the paint spilled [...]

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