Ice play in preschool

Today, we enjoyed a little ice play. Sometimes the simplest of ideas can be the most enjoyable for young children. The teacher in this class set out a bowl of ice with some cups, smaller bowls, and spoons... The children scooped the ice from one container to the other... And some children used their hands [...]

We didn’t like painting with popsicles in preschool

I almost did not write about this activity because, quite frankly, it wasn't all that great! But - I decided that it was important to share experiences that don't work out quite as expected. Each child was given a piece of paper and a Popsicle. I thought they would love seeing how they could draw on the [...]

By | August 20th, 2010|Categories: Professional Development|Tags: , , |8 Comments