One Duck Stuck by Phyllis Root is one of our favorite … [Read More]

muck sensory play

This math and sorting game is inspired by the book Sort … [Read More]

color sorting game

Activities based on books are a great way to merge and … [Read More]

ten black dots counting circles

Do your kids love Pete the Cat? Here are more than 30 … [Read More]

pete-activity-slider

One Duck Stuck: Muck Sensory Play

muck sensory play

One Duck Stuck by Phyllis Root is one of our favorite counting books! A duck gets stuck in the muck by the pond. Other animals attempt to come to his rescue in increasing numbers. Kids love the rhymes … [Read More...]

Sort It Out: Color Sorting Game

color sorting game

This math and sorting game is inspired by the book Sort it Out by Barbara Mariconda. This activity encourages kids to practice fine motor skills, sorting skills, classifying skills, and counting … [Read More...]

Ten Black Dots: Counting and Grouping Circles

ten black dots counting circles

Activities based on books are a great way to merge and encourage extended theme learning with preschoolers. Today I have a counting activity based on the book Ten Black Dots. Disclosure: Amazon … [Read More...]

Pete the Cat Activities

pete-activity-slider

Do your kids love Pete the Cat? Here are more than 30 of my favorite ways to use this beloved children's book character in your preschool or kindergarten classroom. Make learning fun with these … [Read More...]

Ten Red Apples: Counting Trees

counting trees for preschoolers

A fun way to practice counting is with the book Ten Red Apples by Pat Hutchins. I love reading this fun book to preschoolers. Today, I'll be sharing counting activities to use with this … [Read More...]

Bear Counts: Counting on Paws

bear counts activity

Preschoolers are discovering numbers and counting. Understanding “how much” and the relationships between numbers takes lots of practice. This hands-on activity, based on the book Bear Counts, can … [Read More...]

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Activities

chicka chicka boom boom activities

Learning about letters and the alphabet can be a lot of fun! These ideas based on the book Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault can help you and your preschoolers explore … [Read More...]

Tough Conversations with Parents

tough conversations with parents

Making connections with families is crucial when working with students who may show signs of potential communication, behavioral, social, or academic concerns. Without an established connection, it … [Read More...]

Making Connections with Families

teachers connecting with parents

The initial connections we create with children and families set the tone for the entire school year. Making connections with families is crucial when working with students who may show signs of … [Read More...]

The Doorbell Rang: Counting Cookies Math Center

Counting Cookies for preschool

Exploring numbers and learning to count are common skills to work on in many early childhood settings. Finding hands-on activities is vital for helping kids learn these important math concepts. Great … [Read More...]

Teacher Shirts

Error: Please enter a valid email address

Error: Invalid email