Rainbow Fun

We celebrated the first week of spring in preschool by talking about changes in the weather. We made rainbows from halved paper … [Read more...]

Snowless Sledding

I wasn't originally planning on having any snow on Thursday for our day of sledding related activities, but when I went to bed on Wednesday … [Read more...]

Turkeys in Prek

We had so much fun with turkeys last week! In my mind, the three weeks leading up to Thanksgiving were planned beautifully.  We would … [Read more...]

Intro to Scissors

I laughed when my co-teacher told me this summer over piles of lesson plans and thematic studies, "I typically introduce scissors to my … [Read more...]

Paper Plate Spider Web

Today we made spider webs (for WHITE week!) by cutting the middle from a small paper plate and stringing yarn through hand-punched … [Read more...]

Nothing Rhymes with Orange

I'm finally getting caught up here!  Orange was before brown...we had some fun songs, finger-painted some pumpkins, and used garden veggies … [Read more...]

Bunches of Blueberries

Two weeks ago was blue week in preschool.  We were also learning about community helpers, mainly focusing on our blue-clothed police … [Read more...]

Apple Work

This week in preschool was brought to you by the color yellow and celebrated Fall/Autumn, with a special emphasis on apples. There … [Read more...]

Water Party

We have had several scorching days here, and they almost always fall on babysitter days.  Emma likes to call these "water party" days, and … [Read more...]

scissor practice

It's amazing how now that I'm a teacher again, items in store aisles hop out at me and scream, "Buy me for your classroom; your kids need … [Read more...]