Father’s day gift idea for preschoolers

Last year, the children at preschool made this cute little Father's Day gift.  I want to say, before you read on, that I know the spelling of "Duct Tape" is incorrect on the gifts but for some reason, it wasn't noticed until after the projects were all done! LOL! I still thought it was such a cute idea to share anyway - only you might want to correct the spelling:) ... To make this you [...]

By | May 19th, 2011|Categories: Father's Day, Holiday Ideas|Tags: , , |14 Comments

A wordle for mother’s day!

I have been playing around with word clouds and really wanted to have the children at school make a wordle or use a wordle as part of their mother's day gifts.  I don't have anything from the school to show you yet but I do have some ideas that I did here at home while I was trying to generate a plan... This is a word cloud that I made as a mother's day gift. [...]

By | May 2nd, 2011|Categories: Mother's Day|Tags: , , , |6 Comments

Cookies for Santa cookbook

Our Kindergarten class made these wonderful "Cookies for Santa" cookbooks to give their parents as a Christmas gift. We happened to have a bunch of brown hot pads in a box that was supposed to be used for another project last year but never did. So our kindergarten teacher, Mrs. R., decided they would make great book covers. Mrs. R worked very hard on designing the process for making this parent gift so that the [...]

By | December 16th, 2010|Categories: Christmas, Holiday Ideas|Tags: , , , , |13 Comments

Making Christmas gifts in preschool

I posted this on my old blog and wanted to repost this here. These are some Christmas gifts my daughter made when she was little and some suggestions for you to keep in mind as you consider what your preschoolers can make as Christmas gifts this year.... Photos are always treasured Hanging on my tree are many ornaments that my daughter, now age 23, made when she was little. The one above is a photo [...]

By | November 29th, 2010|Categories: Christmas|Tags: , , |10 Comments