Monthly Archives: February 2011

Organizing your teacher bag for preschool
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...
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Making patterns with Dr. Seuss’s hat!
On March 2nd, we will be celebrating the birthday of Dr. Seuss.  We have a few ideas planned and a few activity boxes prepared as well. This is...
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Bam Radio: Discussion on Childcare Rating Scales
I am not always up to speed on what is happening from a political perspective in early childhood education. I get so caught up in just how to...
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We play hospital in preschool
The children have been checking out medical supplies in their continuing exploration of community helpers… In our activity boxes, we set out...
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P is for potato head in preschool
This week the children had fun making potato heads…. In the block center the children played with some potato heads… Here are a few...
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Postcard exchange 2011 update
For those of you who are participating in the current postcard exchange, let me share a few updates that I have received by email and on facebook...
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R is for rice in preschool
The children were exploring the letter “R” by gluing rice on the red letter… By gluing on the rice, the children are able to...
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We played fire station in preschool
We provided fire station activity boxes for our continuing study of community helpers. I shared the idea of making our own fire stations from a...
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Exploring measuring tools in preschool

These preschoolers enjoyed the opportunity to explore measuring tools to do a little counting and comparing.

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A not so perfect preschool teacher’s valentine poem
As a preschool teacher I am not always perfectly great… I sometimes plan things to do That are not considered age appropriate… And...
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