We recently spent some extra time exploring the color blue and this particular process of making blue print designs ended up being far more engaging to my students than I ever thought it would. I love it when every child in the classroom takes their time exploring a process.
As part of our study on glass, we spent time exploring the sounds of glass in preschool!
Exploring bubbles in a bottle gave us a unique way to explore many new scientific and engineering terms in our preschool classroom.
Creating colorful sprinkle paintings and discovering much more than we expected along the way!
Exploring many wonderful sensory experiences through shave cream play including the addition of some water beads!
Making clouds disappear is almost like magic!
Today the children were exploring rain and the goal was to make a rainy day picture with chalk... First they were to create a picture with the chalk and then sprinkle some water, like rain, on top of the chalk drawing... The children were interested in making the rain but they were not grasping how the rain (water) made any difference on the chalk. Part of the reason was because they hadn't used enough of [...]
This week has been all about colors. We have been reviewing all of our colors and having fun with a little color mixing and colorful cotton ball painting in the process. Today the children spent time exploring and mixing colored water and I got to help out! To start, we simply put a few drops of food color in the foil cupcake pans or in our cups and then the children added their own water. [...]