I sure hope this message finds you safe and warm because I know many of you are in the middle of currently preparing for or dealing with blizzard or other stormy conditions. Here in Indiana, the blizzard has missed us so I can’t really complain about the freezing cold weather or the small amount of snow we currently […]
Exploring the things we can do while going out on a nature walk with our nature checklists!
A fun summer of water play all set up in our out door water play kitchen!
Summer break has officially begun and we are featuring all the essentials for summertime play.
Sometimes, it is hard to think of ideas to spruce up your outdoor play area. With summer just around the corner, I wanted to share some child-friendly backyards and outdoor playscapes that I find to be so inspiring… Turn your screened-in porch into an outdoor studio If you have been following us for awhile, you […]
I enjoy filling our outdoor classroom with all kinds of interesting things for the children to explore and one of my latest additions was a set of DIY rainbow rocks.
Bubbles are the quintessential children’s toy! They are inexpensive, easy to find, and can provide hours of entertainment. Bubbles are a wonderful multi-sensory activity. Today I’m sharing 10 ways to explore bubbles in your home or classroom… Let’s begin with the bubble blowing basics. You will need some sort of bubble solution. You can buy […]
We took an “up” walk to see if we could spot anything stuck in the trees…
Spiders are quite common around our preschool and so we spent a little time reading about and making our own very busy spiders.
Today our Explore and Discover theme is the forest and soon, my preschool class will be exploring our forest but for this post, I am sharing a simple idea my grandson and I came up with to explore our woods and to give grandma something to decorate the table.