Creating thank you notes is a great way to invite students to show appreciation, develop writing skills, and think about what is important to them.
Firetrucks is a favorite of our preschool age children. We explored firetrucks all throughout fire safety week both inside and outdoors!
Our local fire department came out and shared with the children many different ways they can stay safe in a fire. We extended the concepts all throughout the week in our preschool classroom.
We are coming to the end of our week on fire safety and let me tell you, it has been one busy week! I thought of so many ways we could explore fire safety and a hands down favorite of the week was putting out fires with our DIY fire extinguishers... I found a little fire fighter vest, hat and pretend fire extinguisher to help us introduce our fire safety topic during circletime and then decided it would [...]
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, without scaring your child. Today, I'd like to share with you a few resources that may be helpful in planning [...]