We recently spent some extra time exploring the color blue and this particular process of making blue print designs ended up being far more engaging to my students than I ever thought it would. I love it when every child in the classroom takes their time exploring a process.
Come and see why real life experiences are an important part of the learning experience both at home and in the preschool classroom!
We have been exploring a broad range of under the sea and water type activities and one of our mornings was spent exploring and making the popular sea creature called an octopus!
Before sharing this simple torn paper strip sticky collage with the children, I told them that we needed to work on building stronger hands and fingers and one of the best ways to do that, is by tearing up some paper... To prepare for our paper strip sticky collage, Mrs. Courtney put three strips of clear packing tape (sticky side up) across a tray for each child. She tucked each end of the tape under [...]
Our very first experience exploring our glue bottles and brushes in preschool.
Creating gingerbread houses with pattern blocks and construction paper shapes...
Scrunch printing is fun, simple, and quick to throw together for any preschool class!