This idea may look very simple, and it is, but it has been one of the best tools for giving my students a little practice in tracing letters or shapes (we haven’t tried it with numbers yet) in my classroom!
Having a full piano or even a large keyboard isn’t always possible unless you have something as cool as this rollup piano in preschool!
Having a set of fingerplays in your toolbox of teaching skills is a must do for anyone working in an early childhood environment.
Introducing five fun ways teachers can use tape in the preschool classroom to promote learning and play!
Exploring squeezable colored water play fun in preschool!
The process of setting up a preschool classroom continues to be a work in progress!
Use a variety of tools to help children build their writing skills!
Making your own flannel board for preschool is simple and it is a great tool for teaching young children!
Last week my husband got highly motivated and built me some new furniture for my outdoor classroom. He built me a sensory table… And what I call a tinker table… And a stand-alone plexiglass window (which I will share more on tomorrow)… The dimensions on the tinker table and the sensory table are the same. […]
We have been doing some serious color sorting this past week and as you know, serious play leads to serious learning… To review colors, we put together color sorting trays. This tray was a box used to hold crayons by the bulk and it made a perfect sorting tray. We simply added laminated color cards […]
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I think I have hundreds teacher bags laying around. I get them from all sorts of places but mostly from conferences I attend. Several months ago, I shared how we organize our teaching materials for the week. My main purpose in using a teacher bag is to make transitions between activities go smoothly and to […]