If you want to capture a young child's attention, then focus on the things that matter the most to the child and one of those things is the child's family. Our preschoolers have a way of reminding us about what matters most to them through their everyday conversations and interactions. And although any time throughout the school year is a good time to celebrate families, the holidays are especially a good time to focus on the [...]
Our preschool age students (ages three and four) have spent their first two weeks in preschool exploring the different tools they can and will continue to use in preschool. A tool they used this week was the ever popular squeeze bottle filled with colorful glue... You can't go into this process with the mindset that the children are going to lightly squeeze a few lines and dots of glue and then go off on their [...]
We turned colorful paper scraps into beautiful rainbow collages.
We found a way to make a gingerbread house with candy and all and the best part is, even my youngest preschoolers could do it all by themselves!
Come and see why real life experiences are an important part of the learning experience both at home and in the preschool classroom!
For a two year old, the discovery of colored glue (or any type of glue) is quite a big deal. Come and learn more about our discovery of glue!
We spent the morning reading about watermelons, tasting and creating watermelons in our preschool classroom!
My class did such an amazing job exploring this flower painting process at the easel that I just can't help but share our latest experience!
In our continued celebration of Earth day, the children explored the process of pinning the things we care for to a rather unique DIY globe!
We brought some creative art into our recent exploration of measurement and length with string art!