The minute the children walked into the classroom, they headed straight to the jingle bell water play station. Let me begin by telling you that the children loved this water play experience but I made lots of mistakes in putting the station together. I started out with what I thought was a good plan but I really should have known better. What do you suppose a bunch of jingle bells in a metal pan with plastic magnetic [...]
I put together a small world tree farm for my students to explore a little bit of sensory and pretend tree farm play. I wasn't sure if my students would really be all that excited about the idea but to my delight, they absolutely loved it! Our question of the day was, "Have you ever been to a tree farm?" Some of our students said "yes" while others said "no." Our question led into our [...]
We spent time exploring our hands and if you are going to explore your hands, you just have to add a little high five into the mix! Hop on over and read more on my blog!
Exploring pumpkins and then having fun exploring the seeds with pumpkin seed soup!
Following the children's lead has led to new kinds of waterplay!
A fun summer of water play all set up in our out door water play kitchen!
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We have been having loads of playing in our orange juice water table!
The weather helper informed us that today's weather was definitely going to be cold and rainy making it a perfect day to explore raindrops and clouds at our sensory table.
Be sure to keep saving up those lids because you will need lots of them for lid soup waterplay!