Fall

Graphing leaves in preschool

Exploring the basics of graphing in preschool with the leaves of fall!

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Sticky paper scarecrows

Our prek class explored the making of a sticky paper scarecrow by rotating through each of our three scarecrow creative stations.

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Touch and Feel Scarecrows

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We played a simple game to take a look at the textures of our scarecrows a little more closely in preschool!

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Exploring the seeds of fall in preschool

The seeds of fall are all around us and they make a wonderful resource for investigation and discovery!

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Beautiful acorn paintings in preschool

The surprise of beautiful paintings were part of the fun in this acorn painting process!

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Fine motor acorn play

Collecting, counting, and tweezing acorns in the summer time – isn’t this supposed to be a fall activity?

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Our nature shadow boxes in preschool

We made beautiful nature shadow boxes in our prek class!

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Outdoor fall parachute play in preschool

Enjoying the last few pretty days of fall outdoors with this fun parachute game in preschool.

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Simple fall leaf finger painting in preschool

Making simple and no-mess fall leaf finger paintings in preschool.

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Making fall leaves in preschool

Our class LOVED exploring crayon melting and making leaves. This was an idea we will definitely be trying again this year.

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Painting fall trees with egg cartons in preschool

We used egg cartons to make fall leaf prints on our trees in preschool!

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We made Leaf Man puppets in preschool

We made leaf man puppets in preschool to go with the Leaf Man book by Lois Ehlert!

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Simple idea for mixing paint colors in preschool

This simple color mixing idea came from ABC’s of Jess’s House and I thought it was so cute that I shared it with our teachers and we gave it a try! To start out, gather some plastic zip-lock baggies and two colors of paint you want your children to mix up! Use a permanent marker […]

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Make a fall leaf turkey in preschool

Today was a beautiful fall day here! It was windy with a little chill in the air but bright and sunny. And the leaves were falling everywhere.  I think because of the leaf exchange I participated in, I am extremely aware of every leaf I see on the ground right now:-) Every time I see […]

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We made pumpkin suncatchers in preschool

Mrs. R’s kindergarten class made these terrific pumpkins which make wonderful suncatchers! What you will need…. Plastic plate so the pumpkin can be easily removed from the plate after it dries. Orange and black tissue paper Watered down glue Paint brushes How the students made it… The children began by coating a plastic plate with […]

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Crunchy leaf science and math in preschool

The trees in my back yard are all starting to change colors. I live in the middle of the woods so finding an ample supply of fall leaves is not a problem… Fall leaves lend themselves to wonderful opportunities for scientific discovery. For every science activity, I like to start with a question… How long […]

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