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 a pretty leaf, my mind swirls with ideas of activities we could do in preschool. But the leaves wont stay [...]

By | October 22nd, 2010|Categories: Holiday Ideas|Tags: , , , , , , |7 Comments

Participating in a preschool leaf exchange

One of the wonderful things about online networking in early childhood education is the chance to participate in unique activities like a leaf exchange... I hadn't really thought about how not every state has a true fall season like we do here in Indiana. The leaf exchange is designed to share leaves that are common in your home state with others from other states. A common leaf that can be found in the state of [...]

By | October 19th, 2010|Categories: Inspiration, Science and Nature|Tags: , |17 Comments