“Play gives children the chance to practice what they are learning.” This quote by Fred Rogers is one that I have always enjoyed and strive to keep in mind as I plan for each day in my classroom.
With the winter days still around, it is nice to bring a little color into the classroom right now. This past week we have been exploring oranges and we definitely had LOTS of orange all around the classroom… As a part of our exploration, we read the book “An Orange in January” by Dianna Hutts Aston. […]
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Learning how to wash hands with a hand washing station! A fun way to explore and learn about the simple everyday processes in your classroom!
I love finding new gadgets for preschool like this staple-free stapler!
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Transitions can be a source of trouble in the classroom. Today, we are sharing a few tips for dealing with those troubling transitions…
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An early childhood teacher’s rendition of “My Favorite Things” from “The Sound of Music.”
Having a set of fingerplays in your toolbox of teaching skills is a must do for anyone working in an early childhood environment.
I hope my new students are just as excited to come to my classroom as my grandsons were today. I hope they want to explore, examine, and discover the things that I am in the process of preparing for them. But mostly, I hope that I will remember to tell my students all the good and positive things that I notice about what they are doing as we work together to learn about our classroom and build our community.
Introducing five fun ways teachers can use tape in the preschool classroom to promote learning and play!