Halloween Sensory Table

Admittedly, some (many? most?) of the activities I dream up for the kids don't inspire the reaction I envisioned.  Maybe they swap out … [Read more...]

Seed Science

  We had a brief sensory tub of fall seeds, mostly so we would have a contained place for harvesting sunflower seeds and gluing them … [Read more...]

Dinosaur sensory tub

I very loosely considered this a sensory tub/table. There isn't much to scoop or measure, but there are plenty of textures and imaginative … [Read more...]

Preschool Dairy Cows

Today preschool was all about dairy cows.  We read several books and shared our background knowledge about cows.  At centers time, my … [Read more...]

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...]

Valentime’s Day

I love how little kids refer to February 14 as Valentime's Day...it's too cute to correct! We had a simple party at preschool; the other … [Read more...]

Shadow Puppets

We had a pajama day at preschool the same week as Groundhog's Day, so we were able to incorporate several activities with lights and … [Read more...]

Paper Heart Animals

I precut hearts for my prek class last week; red, light pink and dark pink and all sorts of sizes. I searched for examples online of … [Read more...]

Valentine Photo Booth

I took a black sheet and some fun props to preschool on Thursday and setup a Valentine photo booth for my students.  They posed in paper … [Read more...]

Penguins and Polar Bears

During our last week of our winter theme we studied animals that live in cold climates year-round. Tuesday, penguins: The kids … [Read more...]