Rubber ducky stamping in preschool

I love digging through the activity boxes that our curriculum coordinator puts together and today she had this fun little rubber ducky box... In the box there were rubber ducks and stamp pads of various sizes and colors... I thought I would give this a try and see what happens. Rubber duckies are quite fun to print with! They are sqishy, squeaky, and leave egg shaped prints on the paper... This activity box will be [...]

By | April 13th, 2011|Categories: Activity Boxes|Tags: , , |20 Comments

The Alphabet Tree and activity for preschool

Today the children explored letters with alphabet stamps and a book titled "The Alphabet Tree" by Leo Lionni This really was a very simple activity that included paper leaves, alphabet stamps, and ink pads. The teacher read the book to the children first and used this activity as a way to extend the concepts from the book into another learning opportunity. Many of the children stamped the letters of their name on leaves. It is [...]

By | September 28th, 2010|Categories: Children's Books|Tags: , , |2 Comments