These awesome large cardboard spools are terrific for use as tools for play in all content areas!
We engineered up our own paint rollers by upcycling cardboard spools!
You may have already heard the buzz about the remarkable and beautiful new learning resource from Spielgaben but if you haven’t you will enjoy scrolling down through the photos to see this beautiful and uniquely designed learning resource and don’t forget to enter to win the give-away too!
This must be at the top of the my list of favorite days/activities we did in the preschool classroom last year. Stop by and see how we built our own neighborhood!
For our exploration in boats, we read the book Little Tug by Steven Savage and then the children were invited to make two different types of boats.
Exploring bubbles in a bottle gave us a unique way to explore many new scientific and engineering terms in our preschool classroom.
My grandson loves his cars and trucks so I thought I would introduce him to a simple version of ramps and cars this week. I started by making a simple toddler-sized ramp that he could easily explore.
Come discover how our preschool children used fine motor and engineering skills to create their own salt tray mazes.
Lining up colored craft sticks was one of our favorite activities during our study of lines in preschool.
Exploring gears as we take a look at the inside and outside of robots in preschool!
My students loved engineering with gum drops but I missed a key opportunity in the process of leading my students to explore lots of drops! Come and learn with me how kids really do have the best ideas, we just need to learn to listen to them.
More than just exploring! Our preschoolers use the ramp making materials to think big!