If you want to capture a young child's attention, then focus on the things that matter the most to the child and one of those things is the child's family. Our preschoolers have a way of reminding us about what matters most to them through their everyday conversations and interactions. And although any time throughout the school year is a good time to celebrate families, the holidays are especially a good time to focus on the [...]
Rainbows are such a wonderful way to review and explore color and color mixing. As part of our exploration of rainbows, we invited the children to put together these simple felt rainbow puzzles.
With the help of my preschool students, we came up with our own DIY pumpkin puzzles!
I like to use these sponges for art, science, math and they make a fun addition to the water play table. Check out our sponge block water play puzzles!
After gathering a set of leaves, the children explored the leaves by sorting them on our table chart and making leaf confetti!
As part of our exploration of fish, the children created their own sparkly rainbow fish puzzles!
Exploring our first and last names with a paper name puzzle in preschool!
Having fun exploring snow with this sensory based puzzle and fine motor play process!
Wooden puzzle pieces make a wonderful game when you add a Kleenex box!
Here are a few simple but wonderful ideas to help you add a little fun to your preschool classroom set-up this school year!