Our preschoolers are hoping to bring in some sunshine with this simple sunshine weaving! Come on over and join in on the weather blog hop!
We play everyday on the light table. Come and see some of the things we do and join in on the light table linky!
Dramatic play leads to wonderful opportunities in learning and development. Check out our simple office and come join in the dramatic play linky too!
All my fellow bloggers are here together sharing their ONE favorite blog post of 2011!! Be sure to check out the blogger's picks!
Have fun with flannel boards everyday in preschool. Come see how we use our flannel boards and join the flannel board linky too!
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Today is Eric Carle's birthday and in honor of his birthday, a large group of bloggers have been putting together ideas that would go nicely with many of his books. I love so many of Eric Carle's books that I had a hard time narrowing it down. But after much ado, I have narrowed down my choice to a sweet idea for "The Mixed-Up Chameleon"... This book is about a chameleon who isn't happy with [...]
One way I like to introduce a new concept to young children is by filling up my treasure box with little trinkets that inspire questions and conversation about that topic. Today's treasure box is a forest box... Inside my forest box are different items one might find if they went for a walk in the forest. As I pull out each item, I invite the children to tell me about what they see... Although I [...]
I have a tendency to over-think or worry about what I plan for the children to do! Last week I decided that we should try adding rainbow bottles to our activity boxes... To make the colorful rainbow bottles, we simply filled the bottles about 3/4 of the way with water, added about 1/2 cup of cooking oil, and then added a few drops of food color. Then we used hot glue to permanently attach the [...]
I have seen so many wonderful activities this past week related to Dr. Seuss Birthday Week that I can just barely keep up. I was hoping that if you have a preschool related blog post about a favorite Dr. Seuss book, that you would link up here! The students at our school have been busy with Dr. Seuss week... The children have been listening to the many stories written by Dr. Seuss and expanding on [...]