Things we learn on a rainy day!

The weather here has been cold and rainy which means instead of piles of snow on the ground, we have mud puddles. But whether it is mud puddles or piles of snow, this weather gives us lots of opportunities to learn new skills. One of the first things we learn is how to put on our own coats. Now this doesn't just happen in one lesson - it takes practice to develop the coordination to put your [...]

By | January 13th, 2017|Categories: Fine Motor Skills, Outdoor Play, Science and Nature|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Cotton ball clouds

We recently spent a few days exploring different types of weather.  We also focused a great deal on raindrops and clouds.  This simple activity that I would like to share with you today sparked some great use of vocabulary and imagination... To begin our discussion on clouds, we read the book "It Looked Like Spilt Milk" by Charles Shaw... This is a classic picture book that perhaps many of you have used in your own [...]

By | March 1st, 2014|Categories: Children's Books|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments