Come and see why real life experiences are an important part of the learning experience both at home and in the preschool classroom!
I have been playing around with calendars and came up with this September parent calendar... I created this calendar to help build bridges between the classroom and home. This is a very basic set of ideas but it is a good place to start off a new school year!
This is the question being asked on the latest BAM Radio Network show that I commentated on: "Should You Be Assigning Homework in Preschool?" by Rae Pica along with Etta Kralovec and Dr. Ann Barbour. Go and take a listen to the show and see what you think! Before you answer this question consider this... These two boys are at play with large pattern blocks... They are exploring patterns and shapes and how they fit together [...]
An overview of what you may want to keep on a parent board in preschool!
An interview with Tom Hobson by Deborah J. Stewart Tell me about your preschool program and the ages you teach. We are a cooperative preschool with a play-based curriculum. I teach a class of 3-5 year olds and class of 2-year-olds. What is your background as it relates to early childhood and what is the length of time you have been teaching preschoolers? I've been a preschool teacher for 8 years, all at Woodland Park. [...]