Fall

Fun with Fall Leaves!

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Today with our preschool class, we explored the different colors that the leaves change into as this season progresses, observing different greens, yellows, oranges, and even browns!

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Fall leaves at the light table

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A really good light table can make all the difference in the classroom experience of using a light table. I am sharing about our new light table and exploring fall leaves with our leaf windows!

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Tapping our own magic table top tree

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After tapping and blowing on our book, we went over to the table to essentially retell our story by exploring our own Tap the Magic Tabletop Tree!.

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The value of a paper plate pumpkin

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There is something so simple yet rewarding about making paper plate pumpkins. I know, because I sat down with my class and made my own paper plate pumpkin and while making it, I realized that the process was relaxing, simple, creative, and fun…

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Drip drop fall trees at the easel

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We decided to switch our regular easel paper out for paper towels and invite the children to try a little drip drop easel painting in preschool!

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Fall flower water science

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Yesterday I shared with you how we explored and collected the colors of fall flowers and today I want to share with you our fall flower water science.

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Exploring the colorful flowers of fall

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Since our leaves haven’t changed color yet we introduced fall colors by exploring the flowers of fall and soon we will explore fall leaves.

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Pumpkins: Fun Friday features

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Last week, the Discover and Explore team shared some of their favorite pumpkin activities.  We also invited you to share your pumpkin posts in our weekly linky.   There were so many fun ideas shared!  Today I am highlighting a few of our favorite posts that were linked up… Pumpkin crafts are a given during the […]

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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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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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Goin on a turkey hunt

What’s the best part about Thanksgiving time? Going on a turkey hunt of course!

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Feeling the texture of fall

Today, our we used our hands to discover the way the veins on a leaf feels as we created leaf imprints in foil!

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More than just a leaf!

Did you know a leaf can be much more than just a leaf? Come and see what our leaves turned out to be!

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Sorting through the colors of fall

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Taking a walk through our “forest” to gather up the colors of fall!

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