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 your own bubbles by the gallon or you can make your own bubbles. You will see a few recipes in [...]
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.
The outdoor classroom is an exciting place for exploration and play. Come and see how we have transformed our space into an amazing learning environment.
When a preschooler is in the "play zone" it is best to let him explore without interruption! Exploring textured water play is just the ticket for getting your child into the play zone!
You may think that driving a toy jeep around the drive-way and developing the skills to write or draw have no connection but my two-year-old grandson would demonstrate that there is a strong connection between the two...
This year we had more dandelions than I have ever seen surrounding our wooded area so we put all those dandelions to good work in our preschool classroom.
We took our Earth day ball outdoors on a bright and sunny day and played a game called, "Around the World!"